ASCA has many links for parents from how to connect with your child's school counselor to how to help your child overcome test anxiety.
Anti-Bullying and Student Wellness
This interactive website helps students find out how to stay safe and prevent bullying on the Internet and cell phone.
This link takes you to the district Traumatic Events page, which provides information about the Tides Grief Support program, Our Family Outreach services, and how to help children prepare for and cope with traumatic events.
Children can take a quiz, play games, and view webcasts to discover what to do to handle different bullying situations. There's information for parents too.
This website provides helpful information about how to deal with feelings, growing up, health, bullying, drugs and alcohol, and more.
Abuse Support for Students
The links below were suggested by our school counselors to help parents find trustworthy, authoritative information about child sexual abuse. Please don't hesitate to contact me if you have questions about how to talk to your child about these issues.
Caring for kids, what parents need to know about sexual abuse
Recognizing and preventing child abuse and neglect
Resources for parents on child sexual abuse.
The Pennsylvania Coalition Against Rape is working to eliminate all forms of sexual violence and to advocate for the rights and needs of victims of sexual assault
Article about helping students deal with crises
The Women's Resource Center web site has lots of information and links
Article on Protecting Children from Sexual Assault from the Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network
American Academy of Pediatrics article on preventing child sexual abuse and signs of sexual abuse for parents.