Recommendation 6

Recommendation 6: Increase and promote Mental Health First Aid to school staff, students, and families to provide the school community with the resources to effectively manage a mental health incident.

Status: Completed

Lead Agency: Department of Education, Office of Social & Emotional Wellness

Update:

  • Department of Education, Office of Social & Emotional Wellness, Bureau of Student Wellness has created and is implementing a plan to increase Youth Mental Health First Aid training. (Completed)
  • Bureau of Student Wellness has provided Youth Mental Health First Aid training to over 5,000 school employees. (Completed)
  • Bureau of Student Wellness is working to develop a tracking program for the Youth Mental Health First Aid training classes. (Completed)