Black Awarded Grant for Indiana County Head Start Project

Posted on 10/15/2018 12:06:11 PM

Lynanne Black was selected to receive a grant and contract award of $3,500 for her project, titled “Mental Health Consultation Services at Indiana County Head Start.”

Black will provide consultative services for the children, parents, and staff of the Indiana County Head Start. She will provide information, education, and support for staff on how to identify and work more effectively with children with challenging behaviors and social-emotional issues; help families and staff better understand the importance of mental health issues of healthy child development and family functioning; coach parents to help them address and respond to their children more effectively; and help families access and use diagnostic and therapeutic mental health services available to them in their community.

Department of Educational and School Psychology