Gender Affirming Care: Education and Resources for Healthcare Professionals

Our system of King County school-based health centers (SBHC) support and care for transgender and gender-diverse youth. Many SBHC sites currently provide or are exploring providing gender-affirming care. Seattle Children’s Hospital provides a wealth of national and local resources and educational tools for healthcare professionals providing gender-affirming care. Find more information and access to these…

SBHA 2023 Call for Abstracts Now Open!

Crossposted from the National School-Based Health Alliance 2023 Call for Abstracts Now Open! Deadline: Friday, December 2, 2022 This summer, the School-Based Health Alliance will host small, in-person seminars in place of our annual national convention. The 2023 National School-Based Health Care Conference “Celebrating and Growing the Workforce” will take place June 26-29, 2023, at American University…

Webinar November 2: Nuts & Bolts of SBHC Sustainability: Strong Partnerships & Sound Business Model

Crossposted from the Washington School-Based Health Alliance EVENT: Nuts & Bolts of SBHC Sustainability: Strong Partnerships & Sound Business Model WHEN: Wednesday, November 2, 2022 at 9:00am – 11:00am REGISTER HERE SESSION DESCRIPTION: The Washington School-Based Health Alliance is pleased to be partnering with the national School-Based Health Alliance (SBHA) to offer school-based health center (SBHC)…

2022-23 Professional Development

Crossposted from the Washington School-Based Health Alliance The Washington School-Based Health Alliance (WASBHA) and partners will be offering a number of training and networking opportunities for the school-based health field in Washington during the 2022-2023 school year.  Stay tuned for more information and registration details for all of these upcoming events.    WASBHA is partnering…

Registration now open: 2022 Conference on Adolescent Health

Crossposted from the Adolescent Health Initiative The Annual Conference on Adolescent Health brings together an interdisciplinary community of health care professionals to share research and best practices aimed at improving adolescent-centered care. Each year, the event hosts over 450 attendees from nearly all 50 states and a growing international community. The fully virtual event in 2021…

Webinar June 7, 2022: Relationship between School-Based Health Center Utilization and Educational Outcomes in Seattle Public Schools

Crossposted from the Washington School-Based Health Alliance UPCOMING WEBINAR: Relationship between School-Based Health Center Utilization and Educational Outcomes in Seattle Public Schools WHEN:  Tuesday, June 7, 2022, noon-1pm PT REGISTER HERE SESSION DESCRIPTION: This presentation will cover the results of a recent study regarding patterns of school-based health center service utilization (e.g. medical and mental…

TODAY: Supporting the Social and Emotional Learning Needs of Afghan and Other Newcomer Students

The U.S. Department of Education is hosting a webinar series to address hot topics that are on the top of the educators’ minds. After sharing federal updates, the series features lessons learned and best practices from faculty, staff, schools, districts, institutions of higher education, early childhood education providers, and other places of educational instruction. It…

Webinar March 7: Screening for Attention-Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) in School-Based Health Centers

Crossposted from the Washington School Based Health Alliance **This training is for both medical and mental health providers** The Washington School-Based Health Alliance, in partnership with Public Health-Seattle & King County, is pleased to host this upcoming webinar for the school-based health field in Washington.  Please join us! TOPIC:  Screening for Attention-Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder…