National Children’s Mental Health Awareness Day

National Children’s Mental Health Awareness Day

Awareness Day 2018 is on Thursday, May 10.

 

Join us on Thursday, May 10, for Awareness Day 2018! Each year National Children’s Mental Health Awareness Day seeks to raise awareness about the importance of children’s mental health and show that positive mental health is essential to a child’s healthy development.

Awareness Day 2018: Partnering for Health and Hope Following Trauma will focus on the importance of an integrated approach to caring for the mental health needs of children, youth, and young adults who have experienced trauma, as well as their families. More than 1,100 communities and 160 national collaborating organizations and federal programs will organize local Awareness Day activities and events around the country.

 

For more information, visit https://www.samhsa.gov/children/awareness-day