What Helps What Harms is Youth MOVE’s National Policy Initiative. WHWH captures the needs of youth in our chapter network and expresses the voice of youth across the country. What is helping youth succeed, and what is harmful in this work. Youth spoke up and youth voice now directs Youth MOVE policy work moving forward.
Dr. Gary M. Blau Professional Award - Dr. Joanne Malloy Organization RockStar Award - Kentucky Partnership for Families and Children Marlene Matarese Advocate for Youth RockStar Award- Bruce Brumfield Tricialouise Gurley-Millard Youth Advocate RockStar Award - Niketa Currie Youth MOVE Chapter RockStar Award - Youth MOVE Miami - Through the Arts
It’s a peer to peer relationship with young people sharing the same experiences, trauma, successes and challenges in life through the like minded work and activities carried out together in voice although apart in miles. Youth M.O.V.E. Houston
Youth M.O.V.E. Seminole is a part of Youth M.O.V.E. National because it provides an excellent support system of people and groups from around the country to gain assistance from, collaborate with, and grow with.
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The Anonymous People is a documentary film about the over 23 million Americans living in recovery. Have you seen it? http://t.co/eTC9rKIQsM
Proposals now being accepted for this annual conference. Known widely as “The Tampa Conference,” this annual gathering of more than 500 researchers, evaluators, policy-makers, administrators, parents, and advocates is sponsored by the Department of C
JBS International’s Disability Services Center and Georgetown University’s National Technical Assistance Center for Children’s Mental Health are developing an educational tool to help build state-by-state and provider capacity to serve children and youth who have experienced trauma. The resource too…
It's never too early to think about Children's Mental Health Awareness Day! What should our be theme for next year? What do you think Youth MOVE NH Youth M.O.V.E Idaho Youth Move Utah Youth M.O.V.E. Maryland: Eastern Shore Bravehearts MOVE New York?
We invite all of our young adult leaders to a call tonight to discuss #youthvoice and #leadership skills needed to become a Youth Advocate.
Spread the word - you're invited! OR answer below: What skills do you need to be an effective #youthadvocate
Call In Information: 760-569-7171
Access Code: 470304#
Monday, September 29 8:00 pm EST (7:00 pm CST, 6:00 pm MST, 5:00 pm PST)
Research indicates that the most effective bullying prevention efforts build a culture of caring and respect throughout the school community, rather than focusing attention only on children who bully and those who are bullied.
We ALL have a role in preventing bullying. What are you doing?
Mary Pat King is the Director of Programs and Partnerships at the National Parent Teacher Association (PTA). In this role, Mary Pat has helped develop new strategies for engaging parents and students as leaders in efforts to improve school climate, and as a result, prevent bullying in communities na…
SAMHSA's Bullying Prevention App is a mobile app that has simple conversation starters to begin a dialogue with your child. Research shows that spending at least 15 minutes a day speaking with your child can build the foundation for a strong relationship and provide reassurance that they can come to…
With change comes great opportunity. Lacy Kendrick Burk shares the many successes of Youth MOVE National over the past two years and her optimistic outlook for what is yet to come. We share with you Lacy's letter of resignation here. We'll travel on with new leadership and a great thankfulness for Lacy's #leadership.
Transition of Youth MOVE Executive Director Greetings, Youth MOVE Nation! In a time of transition, I am able to look back on all that has accomplished, as well as forward to all that will come. I have so very much enjoyed the opportunity to work with the amazing group of phenomenal young leaders…
A message from The Jed Foundation: "Please help us recruit passionate students who have shown an interest in mental health and promoting community on campus. If there are any students you would recommend for this opportunity, please forward them this email which contains information and application details below. "
We've got a strong group of #youthvoice #youthadvocates discussing the components of #sustainability for youth driven organizations tonight. Huge shout out for representing Youth MOVE Miami, Youth MOVE New Jersey, Youth MOVE North Carolina, MOVE Wisconsin, Youth MOVE NH, Youth MOVE Kairos, Youth M.O.V.E. Georgia, and Youth Move AR
Totally worth the watch! Check out 'Perception' a short video created by Youth M.O.V.E. Miami Through the Arts for the PeerLink Competition
How we use words matter AND how we hear words matter.
From What Kids Can Do (WKCD) comes this year's collection of youth written essays. Currated from over 200 entries from across the nation this book (read online or purchase) shares stories and secrets about coming of age, their families’ dissolution, struggles with body image and depression, or coping with life-threatening illnesses. #youthvoice is powerful and moving.
Every 40 seconds a person dies by suicide somewhere in the world. “Preventing suicide: a global imperative” is the first WHO report of its kind. It aims to increase awareness of the public health significance of suicide and suicide attempts, to make suicide prevention a higher priority on the global public health agenda, and to encourage and support countries to develop or strengthen comprehensive suicide prevention strategies in a multisectoral public health approach.
The report provides a global knowledge base on suicide and suicide attempts as well as actionable steps for countries based on their current resources and context to move forward in suicide prevention.