Virtual Mental Health Panel, March 23, 2022

Tue, 03/15/2022 - 9:46am

Wednesday, March 23, 7-8:30 p.m., virtual event

The Howard County Association of Student Councils (HCASC) will host a virtual mental health panel for HCPSS middle and high school students. The first part of the event will feature a question-and-answer period about mental health support with panelists including:

  • Ivan Croft – HCPSS school psychologist
  • Mary Nalepa – HCPSS school psychologist; National Alliance on Mental Illness, Howard County
  • Consuela Robinson – HCPSS social worker
  • Erin Berman – National Institutes of Health
  • Jenna Bernstein – Shepard Pratt
  • Joseline Castanos -National Alliance on Mental Illness, Howard County
  • Breanna Kennedy – Mental Health America

The panelists’ session will be followed by a mental health-related discussion hosted by HCPSS’ Asian American Pacific Islander Advisory. That discussion will be used to gather information from AAPI high school students about their mental health/well-being and to hear their thoughts on needed mental health supports.

Interested students should pre-register to receive the meeting Zoom link.