Mental health is a positive concept, something we all have and need to nourish in order to lead healthy lives.
At the LKDSB, we support the development of mental health through curriculum, systematic training to staff, collaboration with community partners, and a focus on promoting well-being.
Every school district in the
province has a Mental Health Leader who is responsible for developing
and implementing the board Mental Health and Addictions Strategy and
Action PlanThe Mental Health Leader is a regulated health
professional who works at the system level to provide mental health
leadership, resources, and coaching to schools in the board.The
Mental Health Leader, and the Superintendent with responsibility for
mental health, is the board liaison to the provincial school mental
health strategy, led by School Mental Health ASSIST.