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

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

  • SEDNET Region 6 is sponsoring the 21st Annual Leonard Shearer March Madness Basketball Tournament at the University of Tampa’s Bob Martinez Sports Complex on Thursday, March 6, 2014, with an awards banquet at the Historic Columbia Restaurant in Ybor City on March 7, 2014. This tournament brings together over 400 students in ESE Centers for a day of sports, art, writing, and sportsmanship.
  • SEDNET Region 7A is working with NAMI Greater Orlando to deliver “Ending the Silence” presentations to high school students to engage them in discussions about mental health and learn how to help themselves or others who may be in need of support.
  • SEDNET Region 12 is part of the leadership team for the new SAMSHA System of Care Expansion Grant for Volusia, Flagler, Putnam, and St. Johns Counties. This three-year grant will develop a system of care for 16-21 year old youth with severe and persistent mental health issues.

Regional Map

Trauma-Informed Care

Trauma-Informed Care Wheel