Mental Health in Higher Education: From Theory to Practice

Mar 6, 2024

11:30am – 12:30pm CT

Mental health has profound effects on postsecondary student academic achievement, persistence, and graduation. This session explores that crucial link and unveils the Minding College Minds Postsecondary Mental Health Framework, a comprehensive, community-connected, and implementation-focused approach to supporting campus-wide mental health and wellbeing. Attendees will walk away with practical strategies for developing a cohesive, inclusive mental health strategy that provides students, staff, and faculty with effective supports when and where they need them.

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Tegan Henke

Meadows Mental Health Policy Institute

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Leilani Lamb

Meadows Mental Health Policy Institute