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Mental and Behavioral Health Webinar for School Districts

May 26, 2022 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm EDT

The Emerging Critical Role of School Districts in the Youth Mental Health Crisis

The mental health crisis impacting school districts has only worsened since the Covid19 pandemic. Join us for an expert panel discussing this mounting crisis and strategies that school districts can employ to promote healthy students and schools!

Participants will learn:
  • The current impact of mental health challenges in school districts
  • Practical strategies and tools that school districts can implement to promote  inclusive, healthy school culture
  • When mental health issues are escalated to external providers, emerging approaches to close the loop of care for greater insight into student health
  • The journey of one school district making significant strides in supporting students with mental and social concerns
  • Financing mental health initiatives in school districts (challenges and opportunities)
  • A vision for a healthier future for districts and students
Christine Ravesi-Weinstein 
Speaker, Educational Leader, Editor 
Co-founder, Running from Anxiety 
@MASCD Board Member 
Follow on Twitter @RavesiWeinstein 
YouTube Channel: The Runner’s High Publications/Presentations: http://bit.ly/CRWworks 
Ilana Sherman
Director of Education, Erika’s Lighthouse
MPH, University of Illinois Chicago, Community
Health Education; BA Psychology, Ohio University
Perry Hilvitz, ED.D 
Educator with 30+ years’ experience in school
districts ensuring social, emotional, and academic growth for students from
early childhood through graduation; most recently Perry was Assistant
Superintendent, North Kansas City School District; expert in financing mental
health programs for school districts. Perry recently relocated to Florida.
Carrie Baird
CEO, Flagler Cares
Leads FlagerCares founded by community hospital
and public health leaders to help coordinate a system of social financial and
health care services across Flagler and Volusia Counties; Also, leadership for
Brandy Williams 
LCSW, District Coordinator of Counseling Services for Flagler County School District
Use Case:
Leading the effort to use technology to
digitally enable and connect counseling services and providers in the community
with children and their family members


May 26, 2022
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm EDT