Seattle Children’s is now offering our recently introduced class, “Finding Mental Health Care in Washington State: A Class on Where to Start,” in Spanish too. The class will be offered virtually (on Zoom) starting in July. It is a live class and includes a question-and-answer session.

Cost: Free

When: Third Wednesday of every month from 6 to 7 p.m.

Topics: Participants will learn about:

  • The various types of outpatient mental health treatment and providers
  • Locating mental health resources based on insurance coverage (Medicaid and commercial or private insurance)
  • More intensive services and how to access them, as well as long-term care such as residential treatment
  • Ways for caregivers to advocate for their child’s care

Referral: None needed

Registration: Families can register on the class website.

On-demand option: Families who cannot attend the live class have the option of watching a recording, found on the class website.