angriesout.com This is a great website for anger relief. It has interactive videos that can talk you through feeling angry to back to normal again. It has resources to help both adults and children. Lesson plans on resilience that can be found here: http://www.angriesout.com/resilience.htm A great resource for anger that can be found on the angries […]
Aliveinside.us This documentary explores how music can provide healing for many people across the world. It “follows social worker Dan Cohen, founder of the non-profit organization Music & Memory, as he fights against a broken healthcare system to demonstrate music’s ability to combat memory loss and restore a deep sense of self to those suffering […]
TeenMentalHealth.org This is the perfect site to learn about, and knowing how to live with and care for Mental Disorders and Illnesses! They provide toolboxes for caregivers, parents, and teens, provided resources on this and other matters pertaining to the lives of teenagers.
The Mentor’s Guide: Facilitating Effective Learning Relationships by Lois J. Zachary This resource book offers insight on how to facilitate a mentor and mentee relationship. This guide offers many examples and offers many exercises to incorporate in your mentor sessions. This book is great resource for mentor, teachers, and leaders from different careers, professions and […]
Ted Talks Education Rita Pierson, a teacher for 40 years, once heard a colleague say, “They don’t pay me to like the kids.” Her response: “Kids don’t learn from people they don’t like.’” A rousing call to educators to believe in their students and actually connect with them on a real, human, personal level. This […]
This article provides tips for parents to help children cope with trauma as a result of forest fires and evacuations. By Janene Hickman, RSW, TJ Carabeo & Charmaine Hammond How a child reacts to a wildfire, evacuation and the return to their community will be different for every child and is impacted by his/her experience, […]
There are many complexities and challenges coping with an evacuation. One challenge evacuees are often not prepared for is that people who have not experienced an evacuation often don’t understand the enormity of the situation. For example, people who have not experienced this type of crisis and disaster may say things like “well at least […]