Challenges persist in attracting and retaining this school-based mental health professionals, but some states, including Virginia, Ohio, Colorado, Michigan, and others, are making progress.
Mortality rates from overdose in adolescents rose by 94 percent in 2020, largely due to illicit fentanyl.
Several states are leveraging $800 million under the American Rescue Plan’s Homeless Children and Youth Program to better address the short- and long-term needs of students experiencing homelessness.
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"We have to let them show what they can do and not just tell them they can do it."