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News for the Week of April 6, 2015

The Weekly MashUp is a recurring segment on Hear Me Out, the Young Minds’ Blog, highlighting the most pertinent local and national news for children’s mental health advocates. If you haven't already, sign up to be on our email list to get the Weekly MashUp delivered to your inbox automatically, every Friday! Use of Meds [...]

By | 2016-11-17T17:26:11+00:00 April 10th, 2015|The Weekly Mash Up|0 Comments

News for the Week of February 23, 2015

The Weekly MashUp is a recurring segment on Hear Me Out, the Young Minds’ Blog, highlighting the most pertinent local and national news for children’s mental health advocates. If you haven't already, sign up to be on our email list to get the Weekly MashUp delivered to your inbox automatically, every Friday! Op-Ed: Changing Our [...]

By | 2016-11-17T17:26:12+00:00 February 27th, 2015|The Weekly Mash Up|0 Comments

Week of January 6, 2014

Human trafficking, which encompasses the commercial sexual exploitation of children (CSEC), is a $32 billion dollar per-year industry worldwide.  Once thought to only be an international problem, the commercial sexual exploitation of America’s youth is rampant-- involving over 100,000 children in the United States, starting as young as the age of ten-- and growing. Of [...]

By | 2016-11-17T17:26:23+00:00 January 10th, 2014|The Weekly Mash Up|0 Comments

Week of November 18, 2013

News for the Week of November 18, 2013 OP-ED: Spotlight on Solano County, California: Youth Thrive Through County Innovation Juvenile Justice Information Exchange – 11.20.13  Selena Teji, Communications Specialist for the Juvenile Justice Information Exchange, writes about Solano County, California’s innovate approach to creating more community-based alternatives for local high-risk youth in the juvenile justice [...]

By | 2016-11-17T17:26:23+00:00 November 22nd, 2013|The Weekly Mash Up|0 Comments

Week of November 11, 2013

News for the Week of November 11, 2013 Shared Hope International Releases 2013 State Report Cards Highlighting Deficiencies in California Protections for Victims of Child Sex-Trafficking  Shared Hope, an international organization working to eradicate sex trafficking, released their 2013 State Report Cards as part of their Protected Innocence Challenge. States are graded based on “41 [...]

By | 2016-11-17T17:26:24+00:00 November 15th, 2013|The Weekly Mash Up|0 Comments

News for the Week of August 19, 2013

News for the Weeks of 8/12 - 8/16 & 8/19 - 8/23 Mental Health America Provides New Resources on Student Mental Health – Health News Digest (8/22/13) In anticipation of school starting up again, Mental Health America (MHA) recently released new resources on student mental health for young people and their parents. The new resources [...]

By | 2016-11-17T17:26:25+00:00 August 24th, 2013|The Weekly Mash Up|0 Comments

Week of July 29, 2013

News for the Week of 7/29 - 8/2 The New York Times reported Monday that F.B.I. raids in 76 cities had rescued 105 young people from child prostitution, almost all of them girls, ranging in age from 13 to 17, and arrested 150 alleged pimps. Operation Cross Country culminated in a three-day sweep conducted by [...]

By | 2013-08-02T21:32:24+00:00 August 2nd, 2013|The Weekly Mash Up|0 Comments

SB 738, Sexually Exploited and Trafficked Minors

Bill Hearing Tomorrow  This week is Sexually Exploited Minors (SEM) Awareness Week in Alameda County, California, a week dedicated to raising awareness and inspiring action against Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children (CSEC). In the spirit of action and awareness, we would like to bring your attention to a bill that is set for hearing before [...]

By | 2015-07-10T23:40:40+00:00 April 22nd, 2013|CSEC, Featured Posts, Policy Action|0 Comments