Two adolescent females Adolescent male in library Male student raising his hand Teacher with four students Adolescent female Grandfather with grandchildren Adolescent female College aged male Students on a staircase Adolescent male reading Father with son and daughter at a computer Adolescent male College aged male College aged male Group of students in a classroom Adolescent female Adolescent female Mother and daughter using a computer Grandmother with granddaughter Group of college aged students Father, mother and child using a laptop Father and son Adolescent female Adolescent male

Areas of Focus/Initiatives

  • Capacity Building
  • Technical Assistance and Training
  • Interagency Collaboration
  • Education and Systems of Care; Legislation and Policy
  • Parent and Youth Development and Involvement

The Multiagency Network for Students with Emotional/Behavioral Disabilities (SEDNET) creates and facilitates a network of key stakeholders committed to assisting in the provision of a quality system of care for students with or at-risk of emotional and/or behavioral challenges.

Project Highlights

  • The SEDNET Administration Project Assistant Director and SEDNET Local Project Managers from Regions 1, 2A, 3A, 7A, 9, 11 and 12 recently joined the Florida AWARE (Advancing Wellness and Resiliency in Education Program) State Instructors team following the successful completion of the YMHFA Instructor training course in July 2017.
  • SEDNET Region 7B is hosting the fifth Youth Leadership Summit on September 15, 2017. The focus will be on mental health awareness and de-bunking myths. High school students are invited to attend on September 15, 2017 and middle school students are invited to attend on October 12, 2017. Jamie Tworkowski, founder of Write Love on Her Arms (TWLOHA), will work with local high school students on creating a movement of hope and compassion. Jamie Tworkowski is a former Satellite High School student.
  • SEDNET Region 1 - Escambia County screened the Resilience movie with School District, Commissioners, and Police Department participation and created a proclamation that Escambia County will be a trauma informed community.

Regional Map

Trauma-Informed Care

Trauma-Informed Care Wheel