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Thursday, May 18 • 10:00am - 11:15am
Overcoming the Stigma and Understanding Mental Health Issues Facing Our Youth [REPEATS]

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This workshop will be an overview of common mental health diagnosis that we see in youth today. Attendees will learn about the signs, and understand the stigma and barriers for mental health service. Learn a practical approach on how to address the issues of mental health with youth and how to help guide them to resources.

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Sarah Young-Sheppard

Executive Director, Social & Emotional Wellness Initiative
Sarah Young- Sheppard graduated from Cal State, Long Beach with a degree in History. She continued her education and received her Masters in Social Work from USC. Soon thereafter, she founded the Social & Emotional Wellness Initiative (SEWI).

Thursday May 18, 2017 10:00am - 11:15am PDT
Duke 120