Visit our YouTube Channel to view recordings of our educational webinars:
Youth Cannabis Prevention: Alternatives to Suspension and Restorative Practices
with speakers F.J. Perfas and Dan Fitzgerald of New England PTTC
LGBTQ+ Awareness and Sensitivity
09/21/22 with speakers
Vernon House, NYPD
and River Ramos, Apex Community Care
Keeping Youth Safe: Recognizing Substance Use
10/19/22 with speaker David Petersen, Drug Recognition Expert, New Milford PD
LBGTQ+ Resource Links:
LGBTQ Inclusivity in Schools- A Self-Assessment tool from the CDC
LGBTQ+ Communities and Mental Health from Mental Health America
The Genderbread Person- A teaching tool for breaking the big concept of gender down into bite-sized, digestible pieces.
School Climate for LGBTQ Students in CT- 2019 State snapshot.
The Trevor Project's Guide to Being an Ally to Transgender and Nonbinary youth.
Behavioral Health Resources for Schools
Mental Health America 2022 Back to School Toolkit- available in English and Spanish
Issue Brief from Child Health ad Development Institute:
Brief Interventions Can Improve Children's Behavioral Health Services
See our Prevention Comittee Page for resources on substance use including vaping, cannabis, and alcohol