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Schools And Youth Mental Health

Millions of teens are affected by mental illness in America each year. By providing resources to teachers, we can help connect adolescents to care.

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A Lasting Difference

Early recognition and effective mental health treatment can make a lasting difference in a teen's well-being. Teachers and school personnel are often the first to notice the signs of changes in behavior that can accompany a mental health disorder.

What's Happening at the APA Foundation

Keep up with the latest APA Foundation mental health news, events, and volunteer opportunities.

Partner Blog Post: Mental Health Needs in a Pandemic: Resources for our Students

"In the past, schools would simply be expected to do more with fewer resources. ...

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APA Foundation Adopts A DC School

Through a DCPS initiative, we've adopted Takoma EC for the 2018-19 school year!

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New Data from Notice. Talk. Act.™ @ School

According to our survey of over 800 respondents, the program demonstrates overwh...

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