• Understanding Trauma

    What is Trauma?

    Video: What is Trauma? Psychoeducation for Kids!

    This video was made possible by Pulaski Co Public Schools through the Kentucky AWARE grant. (SAMHSA Award # 5H795M061908-02)

    Video: Action on ACEs

    Joining Forces for Children is a collective impact collaboration of over 50 organizations committed to improving child health and development by strengthening the protective factors that lessen the impact of Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) in Greater Cincinnati. To learn more and join the movement, visit JoiningForcesforChildren.org.

    Click here to link to the Joining Forces for Children Website

     

    Dealing with Stress

    Video: Managing Stress - Brainsmart - BBC

    Brainsmart website: http://www.bbc.co.uk/scotland/brainsm... Stress is all too natural. But here are some tips for keeping it under control.

    Video: How to make stress your friend | Kelly McGonigal

    Stress. It makes your heart pound, your breathing quicken, and your forehead sweat. But while stress has been made into a public health enemy, new research suggests that stress may only be bad for you if you believe that to be the case. Psychologist Kelly McGonigal urges us to see stress as a positive and introduces us to an unsung mechanism for stress reduction: reaching out to others.

     

    Social Skills/Understanding others

    Video: Brené Brown on Empathy

    What is the best way to ease someone's pain and suffering? In this beautifully animated RSA Short, Dr Brené Brown reminds us that we can only create a genuine empathic connection if we are brave enough to really get in touch with our own fragilities.

     

    Crisis- Suicide Prevention

    Grant Us Hope: Click here to be redirected to the Grant Us Hope website

    Suicide Hotline: 1-800-273-8255 or text "HOME" to 741-741

    Student Suicide Prevention and Anti-Bullying Program

    Grant Us Hope

    Princeton City Schools Hope Squad

    For more information about Hope Squads, contact Princeton City Schools Department of Student Services: Dr. Ronald Fausnaugh, Director of Student Services