Newtown Film Screening and Panel Dicussion
Newtown chronicles the aftermath of the deadliest mass shooting of school children in American History: a shooting that took the lives of 20 elementary school children and 6 educators in Newtown, CT on December 14, 2012.
Join us for a screening of the acclaimed documentary, followed by a panel discussion on the impacts of trauma and grief on children, school behavioral health, and what to expect for mental health policy in the 85th Texas Legislative Session.
Moderated by Alan J. Detlaff, PhD, Dean of the University of Houston Graduate College of Social Work
Janet Pozmantier, Director of the Center for School Behavioral Health, MHA of Greater Houston
Rebecca Fowler, Program Coordinator, MHA of Greater Houston
Dr. Julie Kaplow, Associate Professor & Director, University of Texas Trauma and Grief Center for Youth
Dr. Megan Mooney, Clinical Assistant Professor, University of Texas Trauma and Grief Center for Youth
Tuesday, February 28, 2017
4:00 - 7:00 PM
University of Houston
Graduate College of Social Work
3511 Cullen Blvd, Room 101
Houston, TX 77204
Admission is free, but registration is required. Light refreshments will be provided.
Visitor parking is available in the Stadium Garage, the Welcome Center Garage, and the East Garage. Click here for additional information about visitor parking: http://bit.ly/2iISSJO
Center for School Behavioral Health at Mental Health America of Greater Houston
Univeristy of Houston Graduate College of Social Work
University of Houston Hobby School of Public Affairs
University of Texas Trauma and Grief Center for Youth
The National Child Traumatic Stress Network