Staff: Mental Health 7 – 2022-23

Prompt How do major events (whether personal or global) change our lives at school? How might some staff feel more impacted by events than others? How might those who feel less impacted by similar events be a stabilizing and supportive presence? Connecting What might...

Staff: Mental Health 6 – 2022-23

Prompt There are three common causes of anxiety in children. 1. Separation from something that would provide comfort/sense of security2. Social anxiety – fear of a social situation, social competence 3. Phobias or fear of something specific This time, instead of...

Staff: Mental Health 5 – 2022-23

Introduction Let your staff take a moment to review the following document: Signs of Childhood Depression Because you’ll be giving them time to read and reflect on the list of symptoms, you may want to shorten each person’s allotted time. Prompt The...

Staff: Mental Health 4 – 2022-23

Prompt More and more students are voicing how stressed they are. With your time today, label what you think some of the causes are for so many youth to struggle with stress. Connecting How were your thoughts similar? Weekly Challenge Be aware of students who seem...

Staff: In-Service 3 – 2022-23

Introduction Introductory information is for the administrator’s consideration. All information in blue boxes is to be read to participants.   Pair up with a person that you don’t know well. Decide who will speak first. Prompt Allow each person...