School Mental Health Project

Resources & Publications by Topic

I. Systemic concerns

      A. Policy Issues & Research Base

            1. The Concept of MH in Schools

            2. Addressing Barriers to Student Learning

            3. MH in Schools & School Reform and Restructuring

            4. Research Base

            5. Rethinking Student Support

            6. Integrating School and Community

I. Systemic concerns

      B. Systemic Changes & Enhancing and Sustaining Systems/Programs/Services

            1. Collaborative Teams

            2. Mapping and Analyzing Resources

            3. School-Community-Family Connections

            4. Restructuring Student Support Programs

            5. Financial Strategies

            6. Evaluation, Quality Control, and Standards

            7. Sustainability and Scale-Up

            8. Reframing Staff Roles and Functions

I. Systemic concerns

      C. Developing Comprehensive, Multifaceted, and Integrated Approaches

I. Systemic concerns

      D. Building System Capacity and Networking

II. Program/Process Concerns

      A. Program Areas

            1. Classroom Enhancement and Youth Development

            2. Support for Transitions

            3. Crisis Response and Prevention

            4. Home Involvement

            5. Student and Family Assistance

            6. Community Outreach (including volunteer participation)

II. Program/Process Concerns

      B. Processes to Develop Comprehensive Approaches & School-Community Connections

            1. Enabling Component

            2. School-Based Health Centers

            3. Financing

II. Program/Process Concerns

      C. Staff Development Tools

III. Psychosocial & Mental Health Concerns

The Center has resources for each of the topics below. To enhance access to the Center materials and, at the same time, to alert you to resources available elsewhere, click on any of the following topics. This will take you to a Quick Find. The first items listed will be our Center resources. Click on any of the resources listed there to download the material


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The Center is co-directed by Howard Adelman and Linda Taylor and operates under the auspices of the School Mental Health Project, Dept. of Psychology, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1563 Phone: (310) 825-3634, Toll Free: (866) 846-4843. Support comes in part from the Department of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, Health Resources and Services Administration, Maternal and Child Health Bureau, Office of Adolescent Health.

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