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Addressing the Pediatric Mental Health Crisis: Community Interventions and Resource Webinar

June 21 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Pediatrics for an Equitable Developmental Start (PEDS) Network
Learning Collaborative Webinar Series

“Addressing the Pediatric Mental Health Crisis:
Community Interventions and Resources”

Tuesday, June 21, 2022 @ 12:00pm – 1:00pm

The American Academy of Pediatrics declared a national emergency in child and adolescent mental health. Families with children and adolescents are facing unprecedented levels of community trauma and emotional-mental health stress. The goal of this webinar is to share existing efforts and available resources to serve children and families during this time.

Presenters:

Amelia Koethen, MS Ed, LMHC, CCTP
Mental Health Counselor, Program Director
Albany Medical Center – CARES for Kids

Maja Castillo, MD, MHA
AVP Pediatric Medical Director
Healthfirst