Mental Illness Awareness Week and World Mental Health Day

Mental Illness Awareness Week (October 1-7, 2018) and World Mental Health Day (October 10, 2018) provide opportunities to raise awareness of the importance of mental health and to build support for people in need. One in three Canadians will experience a mental illness or a substance use disorder in their lifetime. Yet stigma remains a barrier that prevents many from seeking [...]

2018-10-05T11:52:06-06:00October 5th, 2018|Categories: Grade 5-12|Tags: |

October 2018 Featured Article: How to Help Your Child Manage the Intensities

As students are transitioning back to school, here are several articles families may find helpful in supporting their child manage the intensities that may emerge in beginning the new year. Positive reframing, staying in the present, proactive strategies http://summitcenter.us/a-message-from-dr-dan-peters-how-to-manage-your-childs-back-to-school-worries/   Multiple articles to address numerous questions/concerns http://sengifted.org/a-collection-of-the-top-ten-parent-hints-for-starting-the-new-school-year-compiled-by-lori-comallie-caplan/   Talking to your child, proactive strategies https://www.exquisite-minds.com/idea-of-the-week/school-anxiety/

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