Advancing Innovative School-Based Health Strategies to Reduce Trauma, Advance Equity, and Help California Children Heal

October 29, 2020

Futures Without Violence and Healthy Schools Campaign held an important conversation about the impact of trauma on California’s children and new strategies and funding that can help expand school-based health services to increase trauma-informed care, enhance health and education equity, and prevent and address trauma.

Speakers include:

  • Dr. Daniel Lee, Deputy Superintendent of Equity, California Department of Education
  • Richard Thomason, Director of Policy, Blue Shield of California Foundation
  • Mayra Alvarez, President, The Children’s Partnership
  • Lena O’Rourke, Futures Without Violence/Healthy Schools Campaign
  • Marc Philpart, Managing Director, Policy Link/Alliance of Boys & Men of Color
  • Virginia Duplessis, Futures Without Violence, Associate Director of Health