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Iowa BEST: Behavioral, Equitable, Social-Emotional, Trauma-Informed Health in Schools Summit
The Iowa BEST Summit is designed to highlight educators’ collective need to bolster support and care across the educational system, and to build shared capacity to get there. The sessions will deliver resources and practical solutions around social-emotional-behavioral health. #IowaBEST2021

The summit is co-sponsored by the Iowa Department of Education and the University of Iowa College of Education.

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Tuesday, November 2 • 10:30am - 11:45am
Using Data to Inform and Improve Quality School-Based Mental Health

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Learn how use of data reduced barriers to service and improved student success.  Specific examples and strategies from a successful school-based mental health-school partnership will be described and specific examples and strategies to strengthen mental health supports for students will be provided.

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Donna Kitrick

Project AWARE, Waterloo Community Schools
Donna A. Kitrick, MSW, LISW is a Mental Health Coordinator for Waterloo Community Schools, previously she held the position as the Now Is the Time (Project AWARE) grant coordinator for the district. She received her Master’s in Social Work from San Diego State University and earned... Read More →
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Alyssa Fruchtenicht

Licensed Independent Social Worker, Black Hawk-Grundy Mental Health Center
Alyssa Fruchtenicht is a Licensed Independent Social Worker at Black Hawk-Grundy Mental Health Center. After graduating from Buena Vista University with a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, Alyssa went on to obtain a Master of Social Work degree from the University of Northern Iowa... Read More →
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Marla Padget

Executive Director of Student and At-Risk Services, Waterloo Community School District
Marla Padget is the Executive Director of Student and At-Risk Services for the Waterloo Community School District. She has held numerous positions within the Waterloo Schools including teaching at East High for 12 years; an Assistant Administrator/Athletic Director at Central Middle... Read More →

Tuesday November 2, 2021 10:30am - 11:45am CDT
Hy-Vee Hall Room 106