Apr. 11-Jun. 25, 2024 – Disaster Preparedness Trainings for Schools – Behavioral Health-related

Shared by Patti M. Clark, Division of Mental Health, Department for Behavioral Health, Developmental & Intellectual Disabilities, Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services via KYGUID ListServ Over the past three years, Kentucky residents—and especially our children—have felt the impact of multiple natural disasters, community violence events, and COVID-19. Developing preparedness plans to support students’ behavioral […]

May 23-24, 2024 – Psychological First Aid for Schools Trainer Institute

Shared by Christina Weeter, KDE via KYSAFE ListServ The Kentucky Department for Behavioral Health, Developmental and Intellectual Disabilities (BHDID) and the Kentucky Department of Public Health (KDPH) announce this opportunity to participate in the Psychological First Aid for Schools Trainer Institute at no cost to eligible participants. The training will be held in person in Frankfort, Kentucky, […]

May 29, 2024 – Virtual Training on K-12 Student Mental Health Resources and Support

From the U.S. Department of Homeland Security Please join the Federal School Safety Clearinghouse on May 29 from 3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. EDT for a virtual training on supporting K-12 student mental health and wellness. The training will feature a facilitated discussion with federal, state, and local representatives on mental health and wellness resources available to […]

Jun. 5, 2024 – School Safety Coordinators Update Training

We will be holding our Annual SSC Update training on June 5, 2024 from 9:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time. We will conduct this via Zoom. We will offer 3 hours of EILA credit. For more information check your email or contact Jon Akers by email or cell phone 859-314-6146.

Jul. 14-16, 2024 – KY Behavior Institute

The Kentucky Council for Children with Behavior Disorders (KY-CCBD) is hosting the KY Behavior Institute conference on July 14-16, 2024 at the Lexington Central Bank Center (Convention Center) in Lexington, Kentucky. Over 100 sessions in 16 strands will focus on research and evidence-based practices to help schools and districts improve the academic, behavioral, social-emotional and mental health […]