With the start of classes just weeks away, public schools across Florida have been working to implement new safety guidelines as part of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Safety Act. But there’s one provision that’s causing confusion for some parents and students, requiring the disclosure of mental health records – with enforcement left up to individual school districts. Our experts join us to help explain this new provision and the potential for it to impact a student’s right to privacy.
Ralph (Gene) Cash, Ph.D., ABPP, School of Psychology, NSU & Past President, American Academy of School Psychology
Carlos Larrauri, R.N., B.A., Board of Directors, NAMI Miami-Dade