Children’s Mental Well-being, Social Emotional Learning (SEL), and a Culture of Health

Doctor Atkins' long-standing interest in the development of effective mental health services for children and families living in high poverty urban communities brought him to Washington DC last month for two meetings that addressed our nation’s gaps in promoting children’s mental health and well-being in schools and communities.


Marc Atkins

Marc Atkins PhD

Dr. Atkins is Professor of Psychiatry and Psychology and Director of the Institute for Juvenile Research at the University of Illinois at Chicago. He also directs the Dissemination and Implementation Research and Policy Program for UIC’s Center for Clinical and Translational Re ...