Loyola University Chicago

School of Social Work

SSW and Brown School Alumni Event




Engaging Urban Families in Child Mental Health Care: What does the evidence support? 

Thursday, May 3, 2018


12:15pm: Registration and Sign In

4:00-6:00pm: Reception and Networking

Water Tower Campus-Lewis Towers
111 East Pearson

Beane Hall  


Mary M. McKay, PhD, Dean of the Brown School at Washington University St. Louis

3.0 CEUs/CPDUs


Join your fellow Loyola and Brown School of Social Work alums for an afternoon with Dean McKay, who will discuss evidence-based practices for family engagement for mental health care providers. Barriers to treatment, collaborative working relationships with families, retention strategies, and ongoing mental health treatment techniques will be explored.

 Dean McKay has significant expertise in child mental health services and implementation research methods, as well as over 20 years of experience conducting HIV prevention and care-oriented studies, supported by the National Institutes of Health. She has authored more than 150 publications on mental and behavioral health, HIV/AIDS prevention and urban poverty, and more.



General Admission: $50