Child and Youth Behavioral Health, 2009-2010

Report by Children's Optimal Health

Children's Optimal Health   (Austin*)


Child and Youth Behavioral Health, 2009-2010

Project Partner(s): Safe Schools/Healthy Students – Austin Community Collaboration to Enhance Student Success (ACCESS) and AISD

Question/Topic: What is the behavioral health status of children and youth in the Austin area?

Reports Released May 2011: School and Community Safety, Student Disciplinary Actions, Student Substance Use, and Clinical and Community Supports

This project seeks to highlight the geographic distribution of assets and issues of concern for the behavioral health of children and youth in the Austin area.  This project was featured in a Summit in May, 2011 which brought together over one hundred attendees to engage in discussions about the meanings and uses of the map reports and future directions for the Behavioral Health project.  Data sources include AISD Student Population and Demographics, AISD Student Substance Use and School Safety Survey 2010, Seton Healthcare Family, CommUnityCare, Austin Police Department, ATCIC, Any Baby Can, LifeWorks, Communities in Schools of Central Texas, Travis County HHS-VS Children Services Department.