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A webinar designed for camp and childcare staff to prepare them for working with children in the changing environment brought about by COVID19 and Shelter in Place. We identify some of the challenges that working in the new normal will present, as well as provide practical suggestions for handling these challenges.
This webinar series has been completed. However, you can access and view recordings of the webinar at the following link.
The online classroom presents a whole new set of distractions for students that can ultimately manifest in behavior disruptive to your lesson.
This course will help you develop de-escalation techniques designed to help keep your online lessons running smoothly.
Join us every Sunday as SPTS Clinical Director, Susan Tellone, talks with us candidly about mental health and how to keep ourselves mentally fit in a social distancing world.
A list of valuable resources for staying mentally strong and safe during the COVID-19 crisis. This article includes resources for youth, parents, and educators/counselors to utilize during this difficult and scary time, such as:
This holiday season we invite you, on behalf of all students, parents, educators, and communities impacted by our programming, to demonstrate your dedication to holistic wellness and to join our family and members of our Board of Directors, as a member of our Guardian Giving Program.
Educators are in a critical but limited role to listen to vulnerable youth, observe warning signs for suicide, and refer or connect students to resources.
SPTS is here to help educators understand this role with an acclaimed online training program that is self-paced, comprehensive—and offered free of charge!
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The mission of the Society for the Prevention of Teen Suicide is to reduce the number of youth
The Society for the Prevention of Teen Suicide was founded in 2005 by two friends who lost teenaged children to suicide...