Talking With Parents about Mental Health

Parents and Teachers as Allies  (Archived Presentation)

This article helps school professionals and families better understand the early warning signs of mental illness in children and adolescents and how to intervene so that youth with mental health treatment needs are linked with services.

TO STUDENTS: This guide is written to provide you with important information about mental health during the college years. We encourage you to read this guide, learn from it and use it to start and continue a conversation about mental health. TO PARENTS: This guide is for you, too. It’s important to know more about mental health during the college years and proactive steps that can help you support your student if needed.