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Welcome to Changing the Conversation! We discuss critical and timely topics focused on equity, homelessness, substance use, mental health, and trauma. Our hosts interview health and human service experts, researchers, and advocates. Conversations explore how we can adapt our systems to the rapidly changing landscape of social services.

Jun 24, 2019

Lisa Lambert, Kathleen Ferreira, and host Jeff Olivet discuss the role of families and family advocates in supporting mental health for children and share reasons why family engagement matters.

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Lisa Lambert, Parent/Professional Advocacy League

Parent/Professional Advocacy League

Kathleen Ferreira, C4 Innovations

Family Advocacy in Children’s Mental Health: Past, Present and Strategies for a Successful Future 

National Federation of Families for Children’s Mental Health

Report on the Surgeon General’s Conference on Children’s Mental Health

Achieving the Promise: Transforming Mental Health Care in America, President’s New Freedom Commission on Mental Health