Week 1 – September 5th, 2023 Theme: Resilience Guide for Parents and Teachers

Resilience is a skill all of us need in order to thrive in the face of adversity and challenges. When you’re working with families or schools and trauma has impacted a child’s life, consider sharing the Resilience guide for parents and teachers from the American Psychological Association. https://www.apa.org/topics/resilience/guide-parents-teachers

Week 2 – September 12th, 2023 Theme: Brief Facts and Tips on Trauma

Many families we serve have experienced trauma. The National Association of School Psychologists developed this fact sheet on trauma which includes risk factors, warning signs and resources to find support. https://www.nasponline.org/resources-and-publications/resources-and-podcasts/school-safety-and-crisis/mental-health-resources/trauma

Week 3 – September 19th, 2023 Theme: 988 Suicide & Crisis Lifeline

Are you prepared with resources if a family you support expresses severe distress or suicide risk? 988 Lifeline is a free and confidential nationwide call/text/chat network for people in suicidal crisis or emotional distress available. Support is available 24/7 in English and Spanish. https://988lifeline.org/

Week 4 – September 26th, 2023 Theme: How to Love Yourself, According to Therapists

As you care for families, remember to care for yourself. Let’s go beyond self-care and dive into self-love. Check out this article titled, How to Love Yourself For Real, According to Therapistshttps://www.self.com/story/how-to-love-yourself