Identifying and treating kids with mental health concerns

MPR News host Angela Davis and three experts on children and mental health discussed how to identify kids who need help and how schools, practitioners, and families can work together to give kids the support and treatment they need.

This is part of MPR's Call to Mind initiative.

Panelists: Christina Gonzalez— Director of student support services at Richfield Public Schools

Renita Wilson— Clinical director at Kente Circle

Eman Abdullahi— Licensed school counselor at Saint Paul Public Schools

To listen to the full discussion you can use the audio player above.

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