Stanford Center for Youth Mental Health and Wellbeing

What is The Stanford Center for Youth Mental Health and Wellbeing?

Core Components

The Stanford Center for Youth Mental Health and Wellbeing is built on 3 core components:

Publications

Events

Saturday, June 24th- Sunday, June 25th, 2017
Stanford Mental Health Innovation Challenge: Empowering youth to shape the future of mental health

August 5-6, 2016
“Breaking Down Stigma, Building Support for Youth Mental Health” 

2016 Adolescent Mental Wellness Conference

Videos of Breakout sessions

The Psychology of Technology: Connecting With the Always On Generation

Speakers:       
Holly Pedersen, PhD, MFT, My Digital Tat2
Erica Pelavin, LCSW, PhD, My Digital Tat2

Moderator:   
Vicki Harrison, MSW, Stanford Center for Youth Mental Health & Wellbeing

How is Your Child Doing? From Warning Signs to Resiliency

Speakers:
Ramsey Khasho, PsyD, Director of the Center/Director of Clinical Services at Sand Hill School, Children’s Health Council
Christine Tam, LCSW, On-Campus Counseling Program, Adolescent Counseling Services (ACS)

Moderator/Speaker:
Anne Ehresman, MSW Executive Director, Project Cornerstone/YMCA Silicon Valley

What to Do When Your Friend is in Crisis

Speakers: 
Meredith McGarvey, MS, LMFT, Family Service Agency of Marin
Liam Day, Peer Health Exchange
Laura Champion, Uplift Family Services

Moderator:
Elizabeth Li, UC Berkeley Student

Talking with Families and Parents About Mental Health Concerns

Speakers: 
Jenee Littrell, San Mateo County Office of Education
Susan Charles, EdD, Santa Clara University
Gerry Larvey, NAMI Santa Clara

Moderator:
Gail Price, Santa Clara County Behavioral Health Board

Resources

Contact Us

For all clinical questions, including to schedule an appointment with a clinician:

General Adult Psychiatry and Psychology Clinics:          650-498-9111
Child & Adolescent Psychiatry intake line:                         650-723-7704

For programmatic inquiries, contact:

Vicki Harrison, MSW
Manager, Center for Youth Mental Health and Wellbeing
Manager of Community Partnerships, Stanford Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
650-725-3772
vickih@stanford.edu

Steven Adelsheim, MD
Director, Center for Youth Mental Health and Wellbeing
Director of Community Partnerships, Stanford Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
650-725-3757
sadelsheim@stanford.edu