CHOC Mental Health Education Program | Depression and Anxiety in Kids and Teens
A CHOC Child and Adolescent Mental Health expert will give a presentation about mental health awareness as well as signs and symptoms of anxiety and depression in children/adolescents. Special attention will be paid to how current stressors, such as the COVID-19 pandemic and other current events, are impacting children and teens. Attendees will learn warning signs to identify anxiety and depression symptoms in children and teens, coping skills for children and teens, and how parents can seek help.
Date: Monday, October 11, 2021
Time: 5:30pm to 6:30pm (PST)
Target Audience: Parents/General Community
Languages Available: English
Topic Age Range: Pre-K to 12th Grade
Launched in July 2017, CHOC’s Mental Health Education Program (MHEP) and our team of pediatric mental health specialists have provided hundreds of educational sessions to thousands of community members, including youth, parents, educators, and providers. Through our presentations and trainings, we strive to partner with and equip our community stakeholders with the needed knowledge, tools, and resources to support the wellness of our County’s children, adolescents, and young adults. If you have any questions about our educational offerings, please contact our MHEP team at MHEP@choc.org.