CPSTF Recommends School-Based Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Programs to Reduce Depression and Anxiety Symptoms

Crossposted from The Community Guide The Community Preventive Services Task Force (CPSTF) recommends school-based cognitive behavioral therapy programs to prevent or reduce depression and anxiety symptoms among school-aged children and adolescents. Universal programs are delivered to all children and adolescents, and targeted programs are directed toward children and adolescents who are assessed to be at…

Free Training – Mental Health & Trauma Response Supports Training

Mental Health Supports for Students: Cognitive-Behavioral Skill Building for Adults in Schools Locations: Bremerton (ESD 114) and Pasco (ESD 123) Dates: September 12-13 (Bremerton); September 25-26 (Pasco) Apply to attend: CBITS (grades 5-12) Click here to apply Bounce Back (elementary) Click here to apply CBITS and Bounce Back trainings are available in September for interested school…

Seattle High Schools Required to Have Narcan Onsite

Seattle Public Schools (SPS) nurses, Lynne Oliphant (Interagency Academy) and Meg Carlson (Lincoln High School) spoke with Bill Radtke of local public radio station KUOW recently! They discussed the new requirement for SPS high schools to have Narcan onsite in the 2019-20 school year. Take a listen to learn about some of the work they…