Breaking the stigma: Demystifying Mental Health for Diverse Families
Mon, May 8 6:30pm-8:00pm
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*Breaking the Stigma: Demystifying Mental Health for Diverse Families*

Monday, May 8th ~ 6:30 - 8pm

Presentation by Dr. Melissa Santos, Associate Professor, Pediatrics

and Associate Chair, Diversity, Equity & Inclusion for University of Connecticut School of Medicine; Division Chief, Pediatric Psychology and Clinical Director, Pediatric Obesity Center for Connecticut Children's. Q&A and Panel Discussion with WHPS school counselors and school psychologists.

Together, we'll learn how to:

- Identify and select the best mental health provider for your child

- Explore connections between mental health & identities to better understand your child's experiences

- Actively engage with your child's school to foster a supportive partnership for their mental well-being

- Assess and address your child's unique needs to enhance their mental health support

Registration required:

In partnership with West Hartford Community of Concern.

With thanks to West Hartford Greater Together Community Fund.