Posts Tagged ‘Convention’

Highlighting Hallways to Health: Why Widespread Wellness Works

August 3, 2016

By Jordanna Snyder, Program Manager, School-Based Health Alliance What is Hallways to Health? The School-Based Health Alliance’s Hallways to Health (H2H) initiative pushes for wellness to extend beyond school-based health center (SBHC) walls and into the broader school and community. Our H2H sites work to change policies that advance...

Be a Part of the Excitement When Our 2016 Convention Returns to DC

October 5, 2015

By John Schlitt, President, School-Based Health Alliance In 2003 the Alliance organized its first Capitol Hill Day that set into motion a first-ever national campaign to bring school-based health centers into the consciousness of the US Congress. It was so successful that our field has made it a triennial...

2015 Youth Program: Learning to Focus on Right Now

August 11, 2015

By Nicole Carillo, School-Based Health Alliance Youth Advisory Council Member Teens are often told that they are the future, that they will be the ones that run the world one day. Very rarely are they told that the present is what matters. Everything is so focused on the future and...

Reflections on the 2015 Youth Program: Cameron Estrada

August 4, 2015

By Cameron Estrada, School-Based Health Alliance Youth Advisory Council Member In June, I had the great privilege to travel to Austin, Texas, to participate in the Youth Program at the 2015 National School-Based Health Care Convention. It was an opportunity that I am deeply grateful for. On my first...

Watch Michigan Senator Debbie Stabenow’s Message to the 2015 Convention Attendees

June 24, 2015

Michigan Senator Debbie Stabenow sent the following video message to attendees of the 2015 National School-Based Health Care Convention. School-Based Health Alliance President John Schlitt introduced the video during the leadership lunch session on June 17, 2015: Senator Stabenow’s support was integral to ensuring $200 million was included in...

Addressing Adverse Childhood Experiences: How SBHCs Can Turn Trauma Around

June 22, 2015

The 2015 National School-Based Health Care Convention started off with an inspiring discussion about how trauma-informed care can change lives—and how school-based health centers (SBHCs) can lead that change. Adverse childhood experiences (ACE) plague children and adolescents throughout the country and can lead to negative, long-term consequences for their academic...

2015 Convention Update

June 16, 2015

We know it’s stormy in some parts of the country, but the sun is out in Austin and we are still on for the 2015 National School-Based Health Care Convention. Safe travels!

Lead, Impact, Advocate, Engage: 2015 Youth Program

June 11, 2015

Preparations have been underway for several months to provide an engaging program for youth at this year’s National School-Based Health Care Convention. Austin, Texas, will provide a fun and energetic backdrop to a busy week. The Youth Program will open with a Champions Dinner on Tuesday evening, June 16,...

2015 Convention Final Program

June 9, 2015

Flip through the final program for the 2015 National School-Based Health Care Convention below:

School-Based Health Care: Roaring Through the Decades

May 22, 2015

2015 marks the 20th anniversary of the School-Based Health Alliance. To celebrate, we are throwing a party on Thursday, June 18, in Austin, Texas! Convention attendees are invited to join us at the Speakeasy for a night of music and dancing. The party will have a 1920s theme—pinstripe suits...