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12th Annual Brieland Visiting Scholar Lecture

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School of Social Work
Alice Campbell Alumni Center
Nov 14, 2018   4:30 pm  
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Establishing Equity and Justice in the Context of School Mental Health: Parity for All Students

November 14, 2018
4:30-5:30 p.m., reception to follow

Alice Campbell Alumni Center
601 S. Lincoln Ave.
Urbana, IL 61801

1 CEU available

Speaker: Dr. Michael A. Lindsey, PhD, MSW, MPH

Dr. Michael A. Lindsey is executive director of the McSilver Institute for Poverty Policy and Research and Constance and Martin Silver Professor of Poverty Studies at New York University (NYU) Silver School of Social Work. Michael's current research, funded by the Robin Hood Foundation and Annie E. Casey Foundation, involves the delivery of an innovative intervention aimed at decreasing PTSD and depression symptoms, and improving positive parenting skills, among child-welfare involved mothers with trauma-related disorders.   

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