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Mental Health Matters: The Tech Solution

Reminder: should anyone be interested, the APA has a few copies of Dr. Shimi Kang’s book The Tech Solution available to borrow. Please contact Amanda Cooke with inquiries. Note: all books lent out will be available for a two week period, and then quarantined for a minimum of 72 hours before being recirculated. If you […]

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Mental Health Matters: “The Tech Solution”

Reminder, should anyone be interested, the APA has a few copies of Dr. Shimi Kang’s book The Tech Solution available to borrow. Please contact Amanda Cooke with inquiries. Note: all books lent out will be available for a two week period, and then quarantined for a minimum of 72 hours before being recirculated. If you […]

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How Children Understand Race and How Adults Can Help

On January 30th, many families attended Professor Erin Winkler’s webinar, “How Children Understand Race and How Adults Can Help,” that Ms. O’Toole shared in the January 29th newsletter. The recording is available here with a high-level summary provided below. (Prof. Winkler’s talk begins at about the 11-minute mark of the video and is 1 hour […]

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Mental Health Matters: Having a Balanced “Tech Diet”

As noted in last week’s newsletter, we will be welcoming back Dr. Shimi Kang at the end of March to continue our important discussion around establishing healthy tech habits. This session will be conducted in a round table “book club” type format. (The Tech Solution). To help support families who are implementing changes within their […]

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Mental Health Matters – Resiliency

Last year, we were very fortunate to host Dr. Robyne Hanley-Dafoe, a multi-award-winning psychology and education instructor, who specializes in resiliency, navigating stress and change, and personal wellness in the workplace. Her presentation to a packed house at Allenby was phenomenal and definitely resonated for families with children of all ages. Given today’s challenges, resiliency […]

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Reminder to Register for Dr. Robyne Hanley Dafoe Event

On Thursday March 5th, we will be hosting Dr. Robyne Hanley Dafoe, who will be speaking on the importance of resilliency in children and how parents can develop and encourage resiliency in children. Dr. Robyne struggled through elementary and high school as a child and teen, to the point where educators and other adults predicted […]

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