Provision of High-Quality Mental Health Services for Youth in the Juvenile Justice System

Event Date

Thu, 09/22/2016 - 3:00PM to 4:30PM EDT

Event Location



This webinar will provide an overview of:

  • The prevalence of mental illness (including co-occurring disorders), trauma, and suicide among youth in the juvenile justice system;
  • How these issues may impact outcomes for students, including those served by Title I, Part D; and
  • Models, strategies, programs, and resources related to prevention, intervention, and treatment.


  • Karlie Keator, MPHDirector, National Center on Mental Health and Juvenile Justice
  • Mark Sander, Psy. D.Director of School Mental Health, Hennepin County and Minneapolis Public Schools, MN
  • Rachel Mesmer-Ludwig, MSW, Project Coordinator, Chautauqua Tapestry, NY