Annual Mental Health Screenings Can Address Treatment Gaps for Young People

Professor Anil Chacko discusses the need for mental health screenings for young people and the challenges families face accessing services.

Counseling@NYU Celebrates Inaugural Class of School Counseling Graduates

The inaugural class of Counseling@NYU traveled across the country for graduation day at Radio City Music Hall alongside 1,200 other master’s degree and advanced certificate recipients.

1 in 4 Students is an English Language Learner: Are We Leaving Them Behind?

How is society’s perception of students of color impacting their success in the classroom?

 

Relationships That Heal: Building a Community to Combat Childhood Trauma

Toxic stress at home is making its way into the classroom. Learn how adverse childhood experiences are impacting students — and how educators can help them cope.

A Look at School Support Systems for English Language Learners

Here, we explore how school counselors can work with speech-language pathologists, occupational therapists, and mental health counselors to help multicultural students thrive.

Keeping Girls Out of a Justice System Created for Boys

Although juvenile arrests in the U.S. have decreased over the past few decades, arrests for girls younger than 18 are up. To reverse this trend, intervention programs must be tailored to the gender-specific needs of girls who enter the criminal justice system for different reasons than young boys.