This is the second of two webinars hosted by the Children’s Defense Fund New York and Health Care For All New York to focus on the surge of unaccompanied minors entering the United States, and opportunities to connect these children and youth with health and behavioral care. This webinar featured the following presentations:
Mental Health Needs of Unaccompanied Children: Maria Astudillo, LCSW-R, Director of Mental Health Services, Children’s Aid Society
Unaccompanied Minors and Trauma: What it Looks Like and DOE Resources that can Help: Scott Bloom, LCSW, Director of School Mental Health Services, New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene
The webinar recording is available here.