Anxiety Books for Kids (from Children to Teens) | Mommy Evolution
When your child has anxiety, you can feel lost on how to help them. We read many of these anxiety books for kids to help my son.
Our Schools Need Suicide Prevention, Now More Than Ever
Loss, abuse, and isolation increase risk. Even when educators are physically distant from students, youth suicide prevention is possible.
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Simple Ways Teachers Can Support the Emotional Health of Students
We all have difficult times in our lives, but 2020 has been hard for everyone. This year has been filled with challenges such as Covid-19, social unrest and protest, a troublesome economy, and more. No doubt, our students are struggling emotionally because of this turmoil. Classroom teachers should always be mindful of the impact of emotion on learning but with the current situation in America and around the world, it’s more important to support students’ emotional and mental health than…
Updated school psychology standards aim to curb shortages, create cohesive support systems
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Mental illness treatment varies widely among American adolescents within and across zip codes: Less than half of children received any therapy within 3 months
After a mental illness episode, less than half of children received any therapy within three months, and 22.5% of children received only drug therapy, according to a new study.
Are Children Really That Resilient?
Are children really that resilient? In this time of virtual learning and relationships, teachers need to focus on building resiliency skills.
How to Support Someone Who Is Grieving
Don't want to say the wrong thing when trying to comfort or sympathize with someone who just experienced a death? Learn how to say what's most appropriate after a death and respect the grieving process.
Survey finds many Oklahoma school children have suicidal thoughts
More than 1 in 5 Oklahoma adolescent school children who took a national survey reported seriously thinking about suicide within the prior 12 months. More than 1 in 9 reported actually attempting to take their own lives. And the survey was conducted in 2019, before COVID-19 forced a statewide shutdown of Oklahoma schools last spring — ratcheting up the anxiety levels of school children and their families. Oklahoma mental health professionals say there is reason for concern, but note that…
Powerful Mental Health Writing Exercises for Kids with Big Worries
Help students address their anxiety and big worries with these powerful writing exercises that develop positive mental health practices
The Effects of Yoga on Student Mental Health - CU Denver News
In college, young adults go through a developmental stage in which they experience many waves of success and failures. When failure is not handled