Mental Health & COVID 19

May 13, 2020
DESCRIPTION: NCDP in collaboration with the Institute for Youth Development (IDJ) and the Puerto Rico Children and Youth Task Force (CYTF), will host a series of discussions focused on the impacts of COVID-19 as a public health emergency and how the children of Puerto Rico may be affected by the compounding effects of poverty and prior disaster exposure.

Session #6: Mental health and COVID-19: Responding to and planning for the needs children, youth, and families / Salud mental y COVID-19: Respuesta y planificación para las necesidades de los niños, jóvenes y familias

Date & Time: Wednesday May 13th, 2020 / Miércoles 13 de mayo, 2020, 1:00 PM -2:30 PM ET

Moderator: Antonia Samur

Helen (Lena) Verdeli, Columbia University
Helga Maldonado, ESCAPE
Kalitza Baerga, Asociación de Psicología de Puerto Rico

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Please note: These events will be simultaneously translated in English and Spanish but are subject to technological limitations.