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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

MSW, Social & Emotional Wellness Initiative
Sarah Young-Sheppard is an advocate for youth.  A graduate of California State University Long Beach, she went on to work for an international children’s rights organization as a leadership facilitator and outreach manager. After receiving her Master’s in Social Work from the USC she founded the Social Emotional Wellness Initiative (SEWI). SEWI is currently working with Boys & Girls Clubs in CA, TN, and HI.


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