State law addresses mental and emotional health.
California Education Code 51890 Definitions
STANDARD: Students will promote physical, social, and emotional health for self and others.
California Education Code 51900.5 Department of Education
(a) During the next revision of the publication “Health Framework for California Public Schools” (health framework), the Instructional Quality Commission shall consider developing, and recommending for adoption by the state board, a distinct category on mental health instruction to educate pupils about all aspects of mental health.