Mental Health

Mental Health and Equity

Head Start programs can support the mental health of staff, children, and families by building upon the sources of strength and support within historically marginalized communities. These videos highlight the importance of understanding, affirming, and supporting nondominant ways of responding to mental health challenges. Learn to support a variety of pathways to mental health and healing. These videos also raise awareness about the effect of historical trauma on mental health and how to reduce barriers of bias.