Summer Mental Health Newsletter

Information and activity resources for parents.

July 2020

Information for Parents

Throughout the summer the Mental Health Department will continue to provide some resources and information to help you navigate this unprecedented summer!

Articles for Parents

Cohen's Children's Medical Center Presents:COVID-19 and Mental Health for Your Children

Please join Cohen Children’s Medical Center on Zoom to hear from a panel of experts about the physical and mental health impact of COVID19. You can join on one of the following dates below:

Thursday, July 2, 2020 from 7:00-8:30 pm

Zoom Link:

Meeting ID: 980 9494 0207 Password: 190581

Managing Children's Loneliness and Anxiety During Covid

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Last Day of School Signs


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Squish the Fish | A Cosmic Kids Yoga Adventure!

ART Activities

Virtual Summer Camps & Classes to Keep Kids Busy!

The Art Academy of Garden City

The Art Academy of Garden City is proud to announce our summer camp lineup . We are doing one week of virtual summer camp starting the Week Of June 29th. They will also be holding live classes the remainder of the summer.

Virtual classes Wee k of June 29th

Students entering grades:

2nd and 3rd - 9:30- 10:30 a.m.
4th, 5th, 6th - 10:45-12:15 p.m.

The following weeks we will be teaching in small groups in person.

Anyone interested can email


A variety of academic and social/emotional classes available online from coding, to drawing and so much more. Something for everyone!


Virtual classes for kids and adults!

In Person Summer Camps

These are camps, parents have informed us that are opening. We do not endorse any of the camps below.

What to do if I need assistance over the summer?

The mental health department knows this is a stressful time for everyone. Please don't hesitate to reach out to any member of our department if you need assistance.


Michele Vincent- Social Worker

Gina Tornincaso- School Pyschologist

Monica Saavedra-School Pyschologist


Michele Vincent- Social Worker

Danielle Warnke-School Pyschologist

Melina Mendelson- School Pyschologist

Looking for teletherapy for you or your child?

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