Program Details

Albuquerque Public Schools, Health/Mental Health Department

Program ID 166
Program Name Albuquerque Public Schools, Health/Mental Health Department
Location: Albuquerque, New Mexico
Street Address 6400 Uptown Blvd NE, Ste. 380 West
Albuquerque
New Mexico 87110
Mailing Address P.O. Box 6187, Station B
Albuquerque
New Mexico 87197
Phone Numbers (505) 855-9850
Fax (505) 830-1771
E-mail poe@aps.edu
Web Site http://www.apshmh.com/
Eligibility Current enrollment in Albuquerque Public Schools. Other program requirements may be applicable.
Gender Served  
Ages Served  
Capacity Open.
Funding Sources APS
Non-profit Yes
Description Helps to reduce learning obstacles due to mental health and health concerns. The department tries to improve academic success and reduce dropouts by acting as a resource to the schools. They oversee counseling, school psychologists, social workers, nurses, and Safe and Drug-Free Schools activities. Provides funding to provide the services for the mental health/health teams at each school. Professional development for the district is available to teach others about Health and Mental Health needs. Health/Mental Health Services acts as a resource for the schools supervising counseling standards, threat management protocol, suicide protocol, etc. In times of need crisis teams are used.
Contract Division Albuquerque Public Schools (APS)
Client Populations At-Risk
General Juvenile Focus
Services Offered Education
Mental Health
Physical Health
Counties Served Bernalillo
State-wide No
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