Parents and Teachers as Allies (PTAA) is an interactive presentation. PTAA features a panel of individuals including a mental health professional, an education professional, a parent of a child who lives with mental illness, and an individual living with mental illness who experienced symptoms as a child/adolescent.

WHAT YOU WILL GAIN

Educational tools for advancing a mutual understanding and communication between families and school professionals.

WHAT PEOPLE ARE SAYING

“I appreciate the perspective of parents, teachers, and those with a lived experience.”

“I have more knowledge now on how to talk to students with signs of a mental illness.”

“It is amazing what just one day, one talk can do. You never really know what’s going on in the brain of any particular student."

Contact us to bring this program to your community

Angela Begres

begres@namimetsub.org

708-524-2582 ext. 101