Creating Authentic Relationships with Youth and Sharing Trauma-Informed Mindfulness (December 2018)

The Center for Child and Family Well-Being (based out of the University of Washington) will be hosting an upcoming lecture and workshop in December 2018 that may be of interest to school-based health staff. “Dr. Sam Himelstein, PhD will share perspectives on defining and sharing mindfulness in an innovative and relevant way for providers working with youth,…

2018-19 SPS Community Partners Professional Development

Seattle Public Schools’ Community Partnerships Program has released their professional development schedule for the 2018-19 school year. School-based health partners are welcome and encouraged to attend as their schedules allow. Check out the full calendar here. On the first two pages you’ll find workshop summaries, with full details and registration links starting on page 3.…

Free Learning Community for Educational Professionals

Kaiser Permanente’s Thriving Schools initiative is hosting a free Learning Community for Educational Professionals interested in staff well-being. To learn more, ask questions, or put your name on the invitation list, email workforcehealth@kp.org. There is no cost to join the workshops and you can earn three free clock hours per session. Thursday, October 4, 2018: Creating…

Training Opportunity: “School Nurses’ Role within HPV Vaccine Uptake: A Model for Interprofessional Collaboration”

Presented by: Brittany L. Rosen, PhD, CHES, Assistant Professor in Health Promotion and Education at the University of Cincinnati and Kim Toole, Assistant Profession, Family Nurse Practitioner Program Coordinator at Xavier University School of Nursing Date and Time: Wednesday, July 25, 12 p.m. PST (Register Here) This webinar will provide an in-depth review of school nurses’…

Looking to Stay Updated on the Latest News in Child/Adolescent Immunizations?

Immunizations make up a significant amount of school-based health work, from School Nurses’ diligent compliance tracking to school-based health center medical staff providing shots on site. As such, staying up-to-date on the latest news and recommendations is key! Our friends in the Immunizations program at Public Health–Seattle & King County suggest the following resources to help you…