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Fuerte Program provides mental health education for arriving immigrant youth

[Pictured: Dr. William Martinez, UCSF Director of Pediatric Mental Health for the UCSF Health and Human Rights Initiative, is the principal investigator of the Fuerte program, a school-based group prevention program targeting newcomer immigrant youth at risk of behavioral health concerns. Photo: Anna Hoch-Kenney] Every year, about 500 newcomer immigrants enroll in San Francisco public […]