DCPS Student Assistance Coordinators are here to serve our students and families. Please contact us if you need assistance or support in the area of mental health and wellness.
This DOCUMENT from the National Child Traumatic Stress Network offers guidance for how parents/guardians can support children and teens during the holiday season.
This VIDEO by teenmentalhealth.org provides an overview of STRESS: What it is, how we react and how we can manage stress in healthy ways.
National agencies and advocacy and professional organizations have information on finding a mental health professional and sometimes practitioner locators on their websites. Examples include but are not limited to the following: