Typical or Troubled? Grant Application
|Source:||American Psychiatric Foundation|
|Program:||Typical or Troubled? Grant Application|
We are seeking to fund implementation and evaluation of the program in 25-40 middle and high schools around the country that are demographically and ethnically diverse.
The American Psychiatric Foundation annually seeks applications¬†from staff directly affiliated with a middle school or high school in their community. We also encourage applications from community organizations and members affiliated with the program's national partners: American School Counselor Association and School Social Work Association of America.
|Purpose:||Typical or Troubled?¬†is a school mental health education program designed to educate teachers and other school staff on: warning signs of emotional and behavioral health issues in teens; how to talk to students who may be experiencing problems and engage family members; and help connect students to appropriate resources within the school or community.¬† To date, the program has been implemented in 35 states, educated more than 60,000 educators and other school personnel, reached over 2,000 schools and districts that connect with over a million students.|
|Quantity:||25 - 40|
|Period:||2014 - 2015 school year|
|A conference call to answer applicants' questions about the innovations grant will be held on March 4, 2014 at 3:00pm (EST) (dial 712-432-0140, participant code 724620)
American Psychiatric Foundation
Donor Help Line:¬†703 907-7879