You are invited to share your expertise at Toe to Head: Looking at Student Health from a Different Perspective.
For a conference overview and application guidelines, visit the Call for Presentations website.
This sell-out conference attracts more than 500 school health and behavioral health professionals that hold a variety of positions including school nurse, counselor, social worker and administrator as well as school-based health center staff and advisory team members working for student health and academic success. Scheduled for April 19 & 20, 2017, Head to Toe is a unique opportunity for you to share your experience and knowledge about school health and behavioral health issues while networking with peers from throughout New Mexico.
Our presenters have a long tradition of a commitment to educate others who strive every day to maintain the highest level of professionalism so that they can improve the health and well-being of New Mexico’s children.
Historically, the conference has provided workshops that address the eight components of a Coordinated School Health Program: a framework for linking health and education. This year, we’re looking at student health from a different perspective. We want to hear your visionary strategies, solutions, and action plans. This is your chance to educate, enlighten, and inspire your peers, improving New Mexico’s student health and academic success. The deadline to submit is Monday, October 17.We encourage you to develop and deliver your presentation(s) collaboratively with youth to explore alternative angles of your topic. If you are interested in working with youth on a presentation, but need help finding one, please let us know and we can help facilitate a connection.