Benefits of SBBH

How School-Based Services Help Students and the Community

Research indicates that comprehensive school-based behavioral health programs are an effective solution. SBBH programs:

  • Enhance students’ academic achievement
  • Build social skills and self-awareness
  • Strengthen connections to schools and communities.
  • Reduce schoolwide truancy and discipline rates
  • Increase high school graduation rates
  • Help create a positive school climate, including teacher morale and attrition.