Healthy Choices Bulletin
Wednesday March second Social Emotional Learning Day!!!
Edible Marijuana Dangers
(article in Spanish and English)
Training and Educational Resources
Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation Resources
Specifically, Kids, Families & Addiction: Empowering Prevention is going to be offered this coming Wednesday. This training will to focus on the dynamics of family addiction through the lens of prevention. It will discuss resilience strategies and coping skills that support, inform and empower children, families and communities.
14 minute Podcast - What if your teen's in trouble with substances?
Featured Provider - Charlie Health
They have trauma-informed masters level clinicians who use evidence-based therapy techniques including CBT, DBT, and EMDR. They also provide experiential therapies that use music, art, dance, movement and meditation. They have specialized tracks that include DBT, LGBTQI, Trauma and Substance Use.
Additionally, Charlie Health offer a free Provider Support Group for anyone who delivers mental health care. See this link for more details.
Currently, they have no waitlist and work with all commercial insurances including Medicaid and OHP.
This is a link to the google form for staff and translated forms for services for students and families. Please feel free to share in school newsletters and on school websites.
This student leadership group formed with the goal of bringing student voice to substance use prevention activities in PPS. They created and wrote this training video as a way to share important information and strategies with staff.
This folder contains a number of resources, tools and references developed to support for administrators and other school staff with substance use discipline violations.
The Healthy Choices Bulletins are now archived for easier use and reference. Do you have a specific issue that you need to communicate with families about in a school newsletter? Looking for for resources on a certain topic? Please see archives.