Cops and No Counselors
American Civil Liberties Union
How the lack of mental health providers is harming student.
There are: ➖ 1.7mil students in schools with cops but no counselors ➖ 3mil in schools with cops but no nurses ➖ 10mil in sch ools with cops but no social workers ➖ 14mil in schools with cops but no counselor, nurse, psychologist, OR social worker
Three million students are in schools with police and no nurses. Our new report reveals that the real crisis in schools: a nationwide failure to hire enough support staff to serve students’ mental and physical health needs.