Promoting Recovery and Independence for Older Adolescents and Young Adults Who Experience Serious Mental Health Challenges In stock for ordering This report highlights programs that promote recovery and build resilience among older adolescents and young adults living with serious mental illness. It describes initiatives that address employment, housing, education, social connectedness, and emotional well-being. Publication ID SMA13-4756 Publication Date July 2013 Format Report Download Children's MH Awareness 2013 PDF 949.88 KB Order Print Publication Quantity Max Order Limit 10 Orders exceeding the maximum quantity limit require authorization. Find Related Information Audience Family & Advocates Law Enforcement Parents & Caregivers Prevention Professionals Program Planners, Administrators, & Project Managers Population Group Adolescents as Population Group Foster Care Children People in the Juvenile Justice System Pregnant Women Young Adults as Population Group You May Also Be Interested In Assertive Community Treatment (ACT) Evidence-Based Practices (EBP) KIT This toolkit offers tools to implement the evidence-based practice of Assertive Community Treatment (ACT). ACT offers customized, community-based services for people living with mental illness. The toolkit includes a brochure (English, Spanish), a PowerPoint presentation, and an introductory video. Community Conversations About Mental Health: Information Brief This brief provides data and information about mental health to inspire conversations that break down negative public perceptions, and promote recovery and healthy communities. It discusses how communities can improve access to treatment, crisis response, and recovery support. Community Conversations About Mental Health: Discussion Guide This manual guides facilitators and participants through organizing community discussions about mental health that promote recovery and healthy communities. It provides discussion questions, facilitator tips, and next steps following a conversation. Findings from the National Evaluation of the Safe Schools/Healthy Students Initiative This report presents findings from a national cross-site evaluation of the Safe Schools/Healthy Students (SS/HS) initiative. SS/HS supports the collaborative planning and implementing of programs and services to foster safer schools and healthy students. Everyone Can Play a Role in the Conversation about Mental Health Faith and community leaders can play a significant role in helping to educate individuals and families about mental illness. This fact sheet can help communities and congregations raise awareness about mental health issues and emphasize the importance in seeking help when needed. Strengthening Parenting and Enhancing Child Resilience This report reviews children's mental health programs that enhance parenting skills and child resilience. It addresses costs and benefits, opportunities to reach parents and caregivers with evidence-based practices, and provides recommendations for future prevention efforts.