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Safe and Healthy Schools Summit planned for June 6

  • Trudy.Sharp
  • 4/6/2017 10:01:00 AM
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The Ohio Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services, Ohio Department of Education and PreventionFIRST! will be hosting a one day conference, Safe and Healthy Schools Summit/Supporting Youth Through Evidence-Based Practices, on Tuesday, June 6, 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. at the Quest Conference Center, 8405 Pulsar Place, Columbus.

The purpose of this conference is to provide school staff and behavioral health professionals the opportunity to learn about the successes of the Safe Schools & Healthy Students federal grant that Ohio has been administering for the past four years. RCHs/Social Work CEU’s and CHES hours are being applied for. 


The conference objectives are:

  1. Inform participants about system-based approaches for identifying behavioral health needs of students.
  2. Demonstrate use of multi-tier system approaches and evidence-based practices.
  3. Provide practices for sustaining school and community partnerships and behavioral health services. 

Click to register.

Contact PreventionFIRST! Cathy Born at or 513-751-8000, ext. 10.


Learn more about the Safe and Healthy Schools initiative on its web page.


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