Montgomery County leaders reviewed preliminary recommendations from the Reimagining School Safety and Student Well-Being Committee, aimed to reshape public safety in Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) and provide social and mental support to students. County Executive Marc Elrich and other officials launched the effort in April. The 32-member steering committee was tasked with making recommendations 
How do changes to our sleep and body rhythms affect our health, wellbeing and diseases of the brain?In the lead up to Mental Health Month, discover some fascinating new research emerging from the University of Sydney and beyond.Fran Kelly, Breakfast presenter on ABC Radio National, moderates an expert panel featuring:– Associate Professor Sean Cain, circadian rhythms expert from Monash University– Dr Jacob Crouse, post-doctoral research fellow with the Youth Mental Health & Technology Team at the Brain and Mind Centre– Professor Sharon Naismith, clinical neuropsychologist at the University of SydneyThis discussion was recorded on 23 September, 2021. For more information and resources, including our music playlist of songs to wind down to (with recommendations from the panel), visit the Sydney Ideas website: https://bit.ly/3kGT9fl–Subscribe to our channel: http://bit.ly/2czTNH3Connect with us:Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/sydneyuniTwitter: https://twitter.com/sydney_uniInstagram: https://instagram.com/sydney_uni
Because it’s a new role, the schools and counselors have flexibility to define it. So far, the middle school counselors are focused on staying in touch with students who are
Questions still abound about whether our schools are prepared for the surge in challenges around students mental health, physical fitness and academic inequity
RGU Research Student Rachel Arnott presents her thesis topic “Isolation Sucks: Peer Support and Chronic Pain” for the Three Minute Thesis competition. Rachel has placed 3rd in the Three Minute Thesis Competition.
Urgent calls to address public educations approach to mental health have been ringing out for decades the pandemic only provided a megaphone
While this year will continue to present uncharted territories and new experiences, it is important to acknowledge your emotions and focus on things you can control.
Are you ready to go…BEYOND THE PEARLS? More case studies and educational videos coming 2019 https://www.beyondthepearls.net/