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Children’s Minnesota webinar for Minneapolis and Saint Paul school nurses and other office staff

Our Psychological Services and Integrative Medicine experts at Children’s Minnesota conducted a webinar reaching over 160 Minneapolis and Saint Paul school nurses, and members of office staff including school psychologists, counselors, social workers, and social emotional learning teams.

On Wednesday, May 20, over 160 Minneapolis and St. Paul school nurses and office staff joined.

Pam Ross, JD, MHA, director of community health programs, Sarah Jerstad, PhD, LP, associate clinical director, psychological service, Bethaney Kaye, DNP, pain, palliative and integrated medicine, and Kavita Desaie Dakoji, PhD, LP, pain, palliative and integrated medicine, via webinar to discuss, Living well now: Supporting Kids’ mental health through COVID-19.

Our panel of experts defined psychosocial developmental stages and age-based responses to COVID-19, shared emerging COVID-19 mental health trends & themes, and offered actionable strategies and resources to promote self-care and support the needs of families and students.

Many thanks to our Children’s Minnesota presenters who conducted the live event! If you were unable join us the recording is now available here. Watch for future resources and webinar content for health care professionals in the weeks to come. You can also watch it via Webex here, using the password: TvYwmYA5.

Alexandra Rothstein