Mental Health in School Aged Youth: School Nurse Webinar Series #1

Screening Resources & Trainings
American Psychiatric Association Free Online Assessment Measures
Mental Health American (n.d.) Mental Health Screening Tools
Psychological First Aid for Schools, National Child Traumatic Stress Network
Signs of Suicide Screening tools for middle and high schools
Advancing Behavioral Health Collaborations to Ensure Student Success: School-Mental Health Resource Guide

Websites and Organizations
National Alliance for the Mentally Ill (NAMI)
National Mental Health Association
World Fellowship for Schizophrenia and Allied Disorders (WFSAD)
Anxiety Disorders Association of America (ADAA)
National Foundation for Depressive Illness, Inc. (NAFDI)
National Association for Anorexia Nervosa and Associated Disorders (ANAD)
NY Society for the Study of Multiple Personality and Dissociation (NYSSMP&D)
National Alliance for the Mentally Ill (n.d.) Know the Signs.
National Alliance for the Mentally Ill (n.d.) Mental Health.
National Alliance for the Mentally Ill (n.d.) Mental Health in Schools.
National Association of School Nurses Resources for Mental Health
Bright Futures

Articles
Adelman, H. S., & Taylor, L. (2006). Mental Health in Schools and Public Health. Public Health Reports,121(3), 294–298.

Bohnenkamp, J. H., Stephan, S. H., & Bobo, N. (2015). Supporting student mental health: The role of the school nurse in coordinated school mental health care.Psychology in the Schools, 52(7), 714-727.

Lineberry, M. J. & Ikes, M. J. (2015). The role and impact of nurses in American elementary schools: A systematic review of the research. The Journal of School Nursing, 31(1), 22-23. doi: 10.1177/1059840514540940

Mental health surveillance among children—United States, 2005–2011. MMWR Surveill Summ, 62 (Suppl 2), 1-35.

Ravenna, J., & Cleaver, K. (2016). School Nurses’ experiences of managing young people with mental health problems: a scoping review.The Journal of School Nursing,32(1), 58-70.

Skundberg‐Kletthagen, H., & Moen, Ø. L. (2017). Mental health work in school health services and school nurses’ involvement and attitudes, in a Norwegian context. Journal of clinical nursing, 26(23-24), 5044-5051.

Video/Audio
NPR Silent Epidemic: Mental Health in Schools Series
https://www.npr.org/sections/ed/2016/09/03/478835294/school-nurses-can-be-mentalhealth-detectives-but-they-need-help
https://www.npr.org/sections/ed/2016/08/31/464727159/mental-health-in-schools-a-hiddencrisis-affecting-millions-of-students