Student Positive Behavior and Mental Health
Blanton-Peale Counseling Center
Is an outpatient mental health center providing therapy to people representing the full diversity of New York City. Blanton-Peale accepts most insurance plans as an in-network provider. This includes most private insurance and Medicaid.
Student Mental Health
Mental Health is an important topic covered in our classrooms and discussed at our PTA meetings. During the school year, we will be inviting guest speakers to discuss topics relevant to our kids, and their well being.
Following are some resources you might find helpful:
Dr. Dennis's full presentation
(Courtesy of Guest Speaker, Dr. Tracy Dennis-Tiwary of Hunter College)
Teen Mental Health Handout for ESMS Parents (Courtesy of ESMS Parent & Guest Speaker, Michele Galietta)
Mental Health Resources, Tri-state (Courtesy of Emotion Regulation Lab @ Hunter College)
NAMI Basics (Courtesy of Guest Speaker, Clara S. Kiely, MSW @ NAMI-NYC Metro)
Teen Anxiety Presentation & Teen Anxiety Study (Courtesy of Guest Speaker, Dr. Tracy Dennis-Tiwary of Hunter College)
How to Help Your Child in an Unhealthy Relationship (Courtesy of Guest Speaker, Annie Robertson, RAPP (Relationship Abuse Prevention Program).RAPP offers free relationship counseling through their uptown offices. Students or parents may reach out to firstname.lastname@example.org
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