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The Health Foundation of Central Massachusetts

Grants Awarded to The Bridge of Central Massachusetts

Grants Awarded to The Bridge of Central Massachusetts$55,000
 
Adolescent Self-Injury DVD and Training Manual (2006)$55,000
 
Year:2006Amount: $55,000
Title:Adolescent Self-Injury DVD and Training Manual
Grant Type: Activation Fund
In an attempt to reduce the rates of adolescent self-injury in schools and improve the assessment, management and treatment of self-injury The Bridge of Central Massachusetts plans to create, test and evaluate a training manual and DVD.  The training program will consist of three modules designed for teaching and administrative staff in secondary schools, school counseling staff and therapists, and students.  The Foundation grant will be used to develop support materials, filming, editing and testing the curriculum.  Other funding partners include The Fred Harris Daniels Foundation and the MetroWest Community Health Care Foundation.

Project Director:  Barent Walsh, Ph.D., The Bridge of Central Massachusetts
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