- Build capacity to implement school-based prevention and early identification strategies that promote student mental health
- Build relationships among local agencies to develop effective cross-system collaboration
- Build capacity to provide education and training for school staff
- Provide technical assistance to schools for program development and implementation
This clearinghouse of resources and regional best practices is provided to assist California county offices of education, districts and schools to develop and implement effective programs and services that promote the mental health and wellness of students in grades K-8, with linkages to preschool and grades 9-12.
Our search feature helps you find useful resources specific to your needs as a teacher, school staff member, or administrator. Mental health staff, parents, caregivers and community members will also find the resources helpful as they work in partnership with schools.
Suicide Prevention Resource Center: Comprehensive website featuring educational resources for the awareness and prevention of suicide, including information about mood disorders, screening, training for educators, videos and print materials, and more. To assist schools following a suicide or other...
safeTALK: Approximately a 3 hour training in how to identify persons with thoughts of suicide and to respond with assistance in obtaining first aid resources. Training includes video clip examples, discussion, and practice simulations. The training is designed for participants 15 years and older...