The Center for Health and Health Care in Schools (CHHCS) Weekly Insider is a web-enhanced newsletter that offers news alerts, grant announcements and general web site updates delivered directly to your email box on a weekly basis.

Weekly Insider: December 12, 2019

CDC Releases New Report on the Status of School Health Policies and Practices The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has recently released the School […]

Weekly Insider: November 13, 2019

CHHCS Presents at School Mental Health, APHA Annual Conferences   During the week of November 4-8, we had the opportunity to present and lead a number […]

Weekly Insider: November 13, 2019

E-Cigarettes Lead to Addiction, Impact Learning, Memory and Attention in Youth   E-cigarettes, also commonly known as vapes or vape pens, are devices that allow users […]

Weekly Insider: October 29, 2019

New Resource Guides School District Policies on Suicide Prevention   “In 2017, suicide was the leading cause of death among young people ages 10-19. It is […]

Weekly Insider: October 22, 2019

Bullying is a Serious Problem Bullying is a form of childhood adversity, which can result in physical injury, emotional distress, mental illness and decreased academic achievement. […]

Weekly Insider: October 8, 2019

Stakeholders Convene to Launch Comprehensive Behavioral Health System Throughout All Public Schools in D.C.   On September 30, the Center for Health and Health Care in […]

Weekly Insider: September 30, 2019

Newly Published Article Describes the Development and Utility of Partner Build Grow   In an article recently published by the Journal of Youth Development, our team […]

Weekly Insider: September 20, 2019

Positive mental health can have a significant impact on a child’s academic performance and overall well-being. The Center for Health and Health Care in Schools is […]

Weekly Insider: September 13, 2019

September is #NationalSuicidePreventionMonth   This week—and all month long—we join many groups in observing both #NationalSuicidePreventionWeek and #NationalSuicidePreventionMonth by sharing information about ways we can help […]