Helping Every Adolescent Rally Together (HEART) for Mental Health

adolescents

H.E.A.R.T., comprised of Crisis Services, Music is Art, Healthy Community Alliance and the Mental Health Association of Erie County Inc., is a coalition offering a program to schools that is designed to increase awareness of mental health among adolescents who are dealing with issues related to suicide, relationships, alienation, loneliness and bullying and how these issues may affect them individually, their peers, and their family members. This project will draft the evaluation strategy with the coalition partners and construct the survey instruments for the youth.

Principal Investigator: Mansoor A. F. Kazi
Funding Source: Mental Health Association of Erie County
Funding Period: April 1, 2006 - Dec. 31, 2007
Funding Amount: $15,000

For more information on this project, contact Mansoor A. F. Kazi at mkazi@buffalo.edu or 716-645-1257.