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Resources ~ Social/Emotional

PUSD Student Support Services/Caring Connections provides opportunities for parents to learn about current trends with teens, in addition to classes to build parenting skills.  Click here to be directed to their website. 
Caring Connections Center
13626 Twin Peaks Rd. Bldg. #300 Poway, CA 92064
Active Parenting for Teens workshop series:
Helping Our Children Cope with Academic Pressure and Anxiety!
Aleksandra Drecun, Psy.D.
How are anger and stress related?  What are some red flags for depression?
A Teen’s World 101: Latest Research on the Teenage Brain,
Eating Disorders and More!
Divya Kakaiya, Psy.D.
Is the adolescent brain really different? How do I know if my child has an eating disorder?
Reducing Stress and Creating Balance Through Mindfulness and Yoga!
Pilar Placone, Ph.D.
Sara Holliday, MFT
Why develop the mind-body connection?
How Quality Family Time Can Actually Prevent Drug Abuse!
Kim Jones, MFT
Sean O’Hara, Psy.D.
What do children and adolescents need to be resilient?
If you are currently with someone who has expressed suicidal ideation or if you are thinking of taking your own life, please reach out for help by calling the 24 hour Suicide Prevention Lifeline at:
1-800 273(TALK) or 888-724-7240
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