Advocacy & Awareness

Parenting During a Pandemic: Strategies for Coping and Thriving

Join Sheppard Pratt and NAMI Metropolitan Baltimore for a Facebook Live event in recognition of Children's Mental Health Awareness Week 2021!

This year, Children's Mental Health Awareness Week is May 2-8, 2021. Join Abby Potter, MEd, Life Space Crisis Intervention Master Trainer, and Senior Coordinator of Educational Program Development and Training at Sheppard Pratt, for a special presentation offering insight into practical strategies for avoiding the inevitable power struggle between parents and their children. Chontey Copeland, a NAMI Peer Support Volunteer, and mental health coach/advocate will join Abby for a discussion following the presentation.

This event is free and open to the public on Sheppard Pratt's Facebook Page. If you would like to submit questions for our speakers, please email