H.R.1710

To include family therapists on the list of professionals recognized to provide public school mental health services under the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965.

3/25/2009--Introduced.

Amends the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to include family therapists among the professionals authorized to provide services under the Safe and Drug-Free Schools and Communities program and the Elementary and Secondary School Counseling programs.

Includes family therapists as pupil services personnel authorized to provide services as part of a comprehensive program to meet student needs.

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