Tag: mental health crisis


Parents are turning to schools for student mental health

December 14, 2022

Via: eSchool News

School counselors and social workers, teachers, and administrators have always been integral to a parent’s support network. This is particularly true for children who struggle in class and have trouble accessing their curriculum. Collaborative communication between a school and parents […]


Children’s mental health remains a major concern

November 4, 2022

Via: eSchool News

The child and teen mental health crisis is still an issue in the beginning of the 2022-23 school year. While there is some indication that numbers might be stabilizing, remaining the same still means children’s and teens’ mental health are […]


3 keys to supporting students during a mental health crisis

May 20, 2022

Via: eSchool News

A January 2022 study published in JAMA Pediatrics confirmed what many educators, administrators, and support staff already knew: School closures, disrupted learning, and a pandemic year have coalesced to create an alarming mental health crisis among teenagers. The study found […]

Educational Stages, Higher Education

Community Colleges Invest in Student Well-being to Improve Engagement, Retention and Graduation

March 23, 2022

Via: eCampus News

U.S. community colleges have accelerated their investments in student health and well-being, according to new data from TimelyMD, the leading virtual health and well-being solution in higher education. These investments, made possible largely by available federal and state assistance, have […]


Schools Can Help with the Youth Mental Health Crisis

December 1, 2021

Via: Education Next

The suicide rate for persons aged 10 to 24 increased nearly 60% over a decade-long span ending in 2018, making suicide the second leading cause of death for teens, the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports. A White […]

Educational Stages, Secondary Education

Relationships, resources must become a focus in learning to address mental health crisis

November 10, 2021

Via: K-12 Dive

Schools are on the front lines of the national mental health emergency recently declared by the American Academy of Pediatrics. Educators, it seems, expected the crisis. They know kids, after all. Budget decisions made long before children and youth returned […]