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Schools as a Front Line for Eliminating Behavioral Health Disparities in Newcomer Immigrant Youths: The Fuerte Program

William Martinez, PhD
Associate Professor • Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences • UCSF Weill Institute for Neurosciences

Director of Child and Adolescent Services • Department of Psychiatry • Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Center

Learning objectives:
Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to:

  • Provide an overview of prevention and intervention school-based programming for newcomer immigrant youths, with a particular focus on a prevention being implemented in the San Francisco Unified School District
  • Learn about current state-of-the-art school-based programming for newcomer youths with mental health concerns
  • Describe three general types of programming with promising evidence for newcomer youths
  • Describe the current evidence base for a prevention program


Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Grand Rounds presentations are for educational purposes and intended only for behavioral/mental health professionals and clinical providers.

Continuing education (CE) credit is available for physicians, psychologists, nurses, and therapists who participate in this activity.

Event Details

  • Chae Park
  • Lola
  • Rasheeda Ally

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