Honoring the Life and Legacy of Cicely Tyson during Black History Month

Ms. Tyson passed away on January 28, 2021, and this CBS This Morning interview was done a few days before her death. 

Mississippi Virtual Child Telepsychiatry Summit this Saturday - Feb. 20 - Families as Allies

The CHAMP Project and Families as Allies are partnering to host a virtual child telepsychiatry summit on Sat., Feb. 20, from 8:30 - 11:30am.

Status Conference in the United States v the State of Mississippi - Feb. 22

The next status conference in U.S. vs. State of Mississippis mental health system will take place next Monday, February 22nd, at 1:30 pm.

MSPTI: Request, Referral and Consent - Feb 17

Webinar: Request, Referral and Consent: What do these three words mean to parents.

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Supportive Coaching for Parents Supporting Other Parents - Feb. 17

Monthly meeting and online gathering to coach and support parents who are helping other parents in any system.

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Virtual Family Support Meeting - Feb. 18

Family support meeting for parents or caregivers raising a child to check in with each other, discuss problems and concerns, and support one another.

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REACH MS: What Tasks Can My Child Do? - Feb 18

Webinar: We will focus on how to break down everyday tasks to determine what steps your child is able to independently complete.

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What is a System of Care and What Does Wraparound Mean? - Feb. 19

The term System of Care is often used to describe mental health approaches and is actually mandated in Mississippi state law. This webinar explains what system of care means and what families should be able to expect if that approach is offered to them.

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Podcast Therapy For Black Girls

The Therapy for Black Girls Podcast is a weekly chat about all things mental health, personal development, and all the small decisions we can make to become the best possible versions of ourselves.

The Child Find Mandate: What Does It Mean to You? - Wrightslaw

The Child Find Mandate describes who is covered, what schools are required to do, and describes two cases where courts found that a school, school district, or state department of education failed to comply with the child find obligations, resulting in compensatory education and damages to children with disabilities.

Winter Weather MEMA

Every part of Mississippi is susceptible to winter weather conditions that include ice and snowstorms. While they are not common occurrences like severe thunderstorms and tornadoes, we must still be prepared.