Deer Valley Unified School District is holding two additional COMMUNITY CONVERSATION events - From Distress to Success: Supporting Student Mental Health and Well-Being
We hope you can join us for one of the upcoming events.
Wednesday, February 13 from 7:00 to 9:30 p.m. at Deer Valley High School in the Performing Arts Building at 18424 N 51st Ave, Glendale. Wednesday, February 20 from 7:00 to 9:30 p.m. at Boulder Creek High School in the Performing Arts Building at 40404 N Gavilan Peak Pkwy, Anthem.
Learn from veteran educators and other licensed professionals:
Why anxiety, depression, self-harm, and suicide are reaching alarming numbers in our metro area
What key drivers of student mental health problems are — social media, performance arms race, substance abuse, societal pressures, etc. — and how to tackle them
Proven practices at home, school, and in the community that support kids’ mental health and well-being
Effective prevention, intervention, and post-intervention for suicide, which is the second leading cause of death in ages 15-34 group and why half of suicides occur in Maricopa County