Health Care Issues Forum - Adolescents & Mental Health
Health Care Issues Forum - Adolescents & Mental Health
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Health Care Issues Forum - Adolescents & Mental Health

01/29/2020 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Roosevelt High School Band Room, 4419 Center St., Des Moines

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 29  |  6 PM – 7:30 PM Roosevelt High School Band Room  |  4419 Center St  |  Des Moines, Iowa 
Register at DSMpartnership.com/events  |  Free to attend

Further your awareness and understanding around mental health in Greater Des Moines (DSM), and explore the resources available to those who need them. Topics include:

  • statistics on mental health in schools today,
  • why mental health is a more prevalent topic than a decade ago,
  • how social media influences mental health issues for adolescents,
  • the resources available for adolescents struggling with their mental health and
  • opportunities for improvement in the region.

Question and answer time will be built into the programming.

PANEL

• Teresa Bomhoff: Former Chairperson at NAMI Greater Des Moines
• Andrew Allen: CEO at Youth Social Services (YSS)
• Tina Leaf: Clinical Director at Youth Emergency Services & Shelter (YESS)
• Dr. Jennifer Ulie-Wells: Executive Director and Founder at Please Pass the Love
• Dr. Sasha Khosravi: Medical Director at Mercy Pediatric Neurology and Psychiatry Clinic, Dept. Chair of Psychiatry at MercyOne Behavioral Health, Mercy One Psychiatry Residency Program Director

 

 

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