This Week's Webinars on Parenting, Health & Wellness Issues, and Social Emotional Wellness
Tue, Mar 16 9:09am
Dear Parents,
Several Webinars are happening this week and today for Parents at PAUSD. Please see lists below:
This Week's Webinars on Parenting, Health & Wellness Issues, and Social Emotional Wellness

Creating Calm at Home During COVID19: How Cultural Differences and Generational Differences Impact our Parenting

Tues March 16, 2021, 6:30- 8 P
A parenting support series offered by Palo Alto Unified School District Wellness & Support Services and AACI
Beginning March 2
Register Here. Parenting can be very challenging during the Pandemic for a lot of parents. Please join us for a free, 1.5-hour webinar every week starting from 3/2/2020 for ten weeks. You do not have to attend every single session but pick the topics that you are interested in. The workshop series will cover a wide range of parenting topics, addressing important questions such as internet overuse, build connect with teens, Teen’s mental health, cross-cultural conflicts, de-escalate children’s emotions. By the end of the series, you will be equipped with better understanding, presence, calmness, and the skills needed to be able to communicate with your children. Hope to see you in one of the sessions!

Teaching Self Compassion to Kids
Wed, March 16, 2021, 7P
Not surprisingly, the mental health and social emotional needs of our kids right now are greater than ever before. How can we help our kids feel more hopeful and confident? Enter self-compassion. Attend this Ask An Expert session with Tony Cepeda, LMFT (Clinical Program Manager at CHC) and Adelyn Cohen, MS (Doctoral Psychology Intern at CHC) to learn strategies for teaching your kids how to build resilience through self-compassion. There will even be a live Q&A! 
CLICK HERE to register

Building Resilient Educators, Students, & Families
Thurs March 18, 2021, 3-4:30 P
This webinar series, hosted by Wellness Together School Mental Health and the California Department of Education, equips educators, parents, and guardians to promote mental wellness for students at home and in the classroom. Join us to hear from leading voices in the student mental wellness movement, with presenters from across the country increasing mental health awareness, advocacy, and access to mental health services for our students. Presenter is Karin Gornick, Award-Winning Filmmaker (Angst; A Trusted Space: Redirecting Grief to Growth; Screenagers). and Lori Woodley, MS, PPS, All it Takes. 
CLICK HERE to register for the webinar.

(PreRecorded) PTA Parent Series: Parenting in a Pandemic "Well-Balanced Student" 
Free online webinars for parenting in a pandemic, organized by 6th District PTA. Please CLICK HERE to view recordings for any of the talks below: 
Improving Family Life while Working from Home
Parenting During the Pandemic
Supporting Children in Our Changing World
Social-Emotional Distance Learning Parenting Tips
Developing Social Skills while Social Distancing

(Pre-Recorded) Positive Parenting During COVID by Stanford Medicine
Pre-recorded Videos
Stanford Medicine presents an online series of recordings:
Is it Stress or a Pediatric Anxiety Disorder?
Pandemic Classroom Stress: Supporting CaregiversNavigating Screen Time During a Pandemic
CLICK HERE to view the recordings.
Christine Yeh
Health & Wellness Representative