The NTTAC Youth & Young Adult Transformation Team brings 5 Things to know and resources about changing practices and policies for treating youth and young adults with serious mental health conditions. Topics include obstacles and needs specific to adolescence, policy considerations (including advancing anti-racist measures), and the importance of peer-delivered services.
Youth Voice & Engagement
This resource was created by the Youth & Young Adult Transformation Team of the National Training and Technical Assistance Center for Child, Youth, and Family Mental Health (NTTAC) as an overview of the foundations of young adult transitions. We explore the challenges that young adults experience in traditional systems, key learnings from System of Care, and policy and systemic changes that are needed. We also offer questions to reflect on with your team.
The NTTAC Youth & Young Adult Transformation Team brings 5 Things to know and resources about increasing youth and family engagement in System of Care initiatives. Topics include findings from the 2013-2016 System of Care Evaluation report.
The NTTAC School-based Services Transformation Team brings 5 Things to know about ensuring a continuum of care. Topics include caregiver partnerships, community partnerships, needs of youth of transition age, and restorative practices.
The NTTAC Partnerships for System Transformation Team brings 5 Things to know and resources about adopting the System of Care approach. Topics include addressing equity in policy and practice, partnering with young people and families, and collaborating across systems.