School Mental Health Toolkit

AOTA’s School Mental Health Toolkit is a resource for occupational therapy practitioners working with children and youth in school and community settings to obtain specific knowledge about mental health (MH) promotion, prevention, and intervention and to guide service provision. Each information sheet in the toolkit provides an overview of the topic, implications for occupational therapy, and strategies for MH promotion, prevention, and intervention in a variety of settings.

How To Use the Mental Health Information Sheets - pdf, 127 kb

The Cafeteria: Creating a Positive Mealtime Experience - pdf

Anxiety Disorders - pdf, 108 kb

Bullying Prevention - pdf, 137 kb

Childhood Obesity - pdf, 119 kb

Depression - pdf, 123 kb

Grief and Loss - pdf, 205 kb

Promoting Strengths - pdf, 128 kb

Recess Promotion - pdf, 119 kb

Social and Emotional Learning (SEL)  - pdf, 114 kb