~Kirsten Mair, PTSA Chair 2014-15
2014-2015 PTSA SPEAKER SERIES 7:00 p.m. in the Media Center.
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The SW PTSA is aiming to erase stigma and raise awareness of mental health issues, and encourage open dialogue about reducing stress, coping with challenges, and maintaining mental health. We have arranged for a variety of approaches focused on depression and anxiety.
American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatrists "Facts for Families"
Facts on Anxiety Disorders, Depression & Eating Disorders
If you or a child/young person you know is experiencing a mental health crisis, call the Crisis Response provider in your community.
PACER Bully Prevention website
Evidence-based resources regarding ADHD. Call or email the school clinic for additional resources.
Dr. Russell Barkley
Council for Exceptional Education
American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Adler, L (2006) Scattered Minds: Hope and help for adults with attention deficit hyperactivity disorders
Barkley, R.A. (2005). Taking Charge of ADHD: The complete authoritative guide for parents.
Fowler, M. (2002) CHADD Educators Manual
Fowler, Mary Cahill (2001). Maybe you know my teen: A parents guide to adolescents with Attention-deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
Hallowell, E. & Ratey, J. (2006) Delivered from Distraction: Getting the most out of life with Attention Deficit Disorder