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Raising Self-Sufficient Adults: The Path to Success is Paved with…Grit!

Perhaps more than ever before parents are asking how they can help their children become resilient and self-sufficient adults, and how to instill the “grit” that is needed to thrive in our increasingly complex world. It is not surprising that parents are confused.

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October 26, 2023

After an act of violence or devastation, it’s vital to address what’s happened with the children in our lives and provide resources for mental health.

October 23, 2023

Initially it may not seem worrisome to parents when a child doesn’t want to go to school as missing a single day doesn’t qualify as chronic absenteeism.

October 16, 2023

Our understanding of bipolar disorder has increased in recent years as has the availability of effective treatment options.

October 10, 2023

As a provider of mental health services in schools, Effective School Solutions’ clinicians see firsthand the challenges students face on a daily basis (listen to our recent podcast to learn more).

October 5, 2023

At a juncture in almost every student’s life, typically during the middle school years, the topic of “mentorship” will come to the forefront.

September 14, 2023

Most experts agree that the underlying causes of this increased suicidality aren’t well understood, and there are likely a number of factors affecting different populations and individuals.

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• Set data driven goals at the beginning of every implementation

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• Monitor data along the way to look for potential risk areas so that these can be proactively addressed

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