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."