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Youth Mental Health in the Times of COVID

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Nov 16th Kellogg MS held a Webinar on Early Warning Signs and Teen Mental Health
 See the video recording from the Kellogg PTSA, Kendra Read PhD, and Jennifer Blossom, PhD

Dec 11 and Dec 15th SWHS held a Webinar focused on Student Well-being and Engagement During Remote Learning and School Closure
Panelists included school district counseling staff and Cher Anderton, MSW, LSWAIC, mental health therapist, MTSS-B/PBIS coach, Trauma Informed Practices consultant, Positive Discipline parent educator and former elementary school counselor.

See the Recording of the 12/15 Webinar.

Passcode: %khkA?h9

PTSA logo PTSA SPONSORED Parenting Resource: Anchored Families
The Shorewood H.S. and Einstein PTSA have provided a FREE, PTSA SPONSORED subscription to Anchored Families, an online resource for parents created by Cher Anderton, MSW, LSWAIC.  "Anchored Families is founded upon the principles of joy, connection and trauma-informed practices. How we show up for ourselves and our kids impacts our ability to experience joy and true connection. Now, more than ever, is the time to deepen adult well-being and confidence by focusing on creating trauma-informed environments for families through a holistic approach that includes considerable and sustainable care for the adults."

Learn more about the Anchored Families resource in the attached flier:Anchored Families 2020 final flyer.pdf 


Black Voices Presents Dec 14th Black Minds Matter- Shoreline Schools presented a discussion supporting Black mental health in our communities
with Dr. Derek McNeil, PhD, and Heather Casimere, M.A.

Black Voices: Black Minds Matter Webinar Recording

Black Minds Matter Resources PDF
**This event is sponsored in part by the Shoreline Public Schools FoundationSPF Presents



King County Virtual Resource Center

Shorewood Counseling -- Well Being Resources Page

City of Shoreline Remote Learning Camps Offer Social Connection--LINK

Virtual Calming Room -- Resources

Financial Resources for affected Families-- LINK

Food And Meals-- LINK

Resources for families and students related to panel: 

mental health guide created by teens
dbt in schools for parents-free recorded sessions
mental health referral line for finding a therapist
teenology blog from Seattle Childrens—blog addressing a number of topics about teen physical and mental wellness
BIPOC mental wellness resources
BIPOC wellness resources
article about resetting expectations in the age of COVID