Shattered Ground- Mental Health Issues in Children-A Hidden Crisis

College of Education and The Division of Continuing Education at Georgia Southern University, Statesboro, GA
Dr. Yvonne Hefner
Presentation Date: 
Tuesday, March 6, 2018
Event or Conference: 
National Youth At-Risk Conference
Presentation Type: 
Symposia
Presentation Location: 
Savannah, GA
United States
Abstract: 
Participants will be able to identify students that may be suffering from a mental health issue. Participants will be able to identify instructional strategies that will benefit students with mental health issues. Participants will understand ways to build a support network for these students. The objective is for participants to have a thorough understanding of the mental health crisis that many school-age students are facing and to develop the skills and knowledge needed to successfully education those students.