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Polk County YScreen

The Mental Health Task Force conducts an emotional health screening program for incoming freshman at area high schools to help identify mental health issues.

Mental Health in Polk County

Polk County residents, community members, and service providers can all agree that mental health is the county’s number one health focus area. Addressing this need is a challenge the Mental Health Task Force is working to face head-on.

Back-of-the-Door Campaign

In 2010, the Mental Health Task Force of Polk County began the Back-of-the-Door Campaign, our initiative designed to raise awareness about available resources and providers, and reduce the stigma associated with seeking treatment.