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Mental Health Awareness

The West Bend School District will be holding Mental Health Awareness Parent and Community Sessions. They’ll feature panels of speakers including parents, students, and community resource professionals. There will be an in-person and virtual option for participation. Please share this with anyone who could benefit.

• Session 3, Parenting Strategies for Supporting Your Child’s Mental Health, Wednesday, February 12, 2024.

Theme: Providing tips for parents to support their children’s mental health, while also taking care of themselves. Parents often spend all of their time and energy caring for their kids, which can leave them emotionally and physically drained. Discuss the importance of self-care for every family member in order to maintain positive mental health.


Final session in series in March:

• Session 4, Coping Strategies, Hope, and Resilience, Wednesday, March 13, 2024.