Presentations by CHHCS Staff & Colleagues
More than 20 presentations address topics such as school-based mental and dental health, childhood obesity, school nursing and school-based health centers.
Research Papers & Reports
Policy analyses and research papers by CHHCS staff and consultants.
Public Opinion Polls and Surveys
Polls and surveys including parent and teacher public opinion polls and web-based surveys conducted through the CHHCS on nutrition and physical activity at school, immigrant and refugee children, and cultural competence.
Implementing Trauma Interventions in Schools: Addressing the Immigrant and Refugee Experience
The Center for Health and Health Care in Schools has developed fact sheets summarizing the latest research on key child health issues. All fact sheets include a special section describing opportunities for effective in-school programs.
Resources on State-by-State School and Children’s Health Policies
A list of resources that provide a state-by-state analysis of policies that impact children's health.
Tools and Documents for Immigrant and Refugee Communities
Caring for these children frequently requires new tools and new skills. This section offers tools and documents to help practitioners, teachers, and others work with children of immigrants and refugees.
A team of colleagues from the Caring Across Communities network share insights in a new book, Health Disparities Among Under-Served Populations
. This chapter utilizes 'practice-based evidence' to outline the promise of and challenges associated with providing culturally responsive trauma-focused mental health interventions to immigrant and refugee youth and their families within school settings. Available to print for a limited time. Note: This document is PC compatible only.
Additional Resources for Immigrant and Refugee Communities
Includes university studies, government reports, and descriptions of field experiences to assist schools, health and mental health agencies, and public officials learn to address the need of immigrant and refugee children and youth more effectively and efficiently.
Publications The Continuous Quality Improvement Tool for School-Based Health Centers
Quick links to several of the Center's frequent publications, including the Weekly Insider e-newsletter, Grant Alerts, News Alerts, and Ejournal and InFocus reports.
Success stories from the grantees of the Caring Across Communities program.
Parent Resource Center
The Parent Resource Center provides two types of information: Learn Now -- a web portal that provides valuable links to parent-friendly resources on child and adolescent health issues, and Act Now -- a guide written by CHHCS to help parents assess health-related services and programs at their child's schools.
Provides information on how to detect and address important student health concerns at all levels. Elementary, Middle and High School data collection forms are provided. Dr. Rosenthal’s Toolkit for School-based Dental Programs
Clinical and management tools for effective school-based dental programs.