Rhode Island Department of Education Comprehensive Health Instructional Outcomes
Rhode Island Department of Elementary and Secondary Education 2003, 2012
This document complements the Rhode Island Health Education Framework. It is intended for use by those involved in K-12 comprehensive health education curriculum development at the district and grade level. The seven content areas addressed include: personal health (including physical activity and wellness), mental and emotional health, injury prevention, nutrition, sexuality and family life, disease prevention and control, and substance use and abuse prevention.
In the event of a mental health or substance use crisis, call to connect with a licensed counselor, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Bilingual support and medications to assist with recovery are available.