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Social Emotional Wellness (SEW)

Read below to find out about our Student Wellness support and resources. Interesting links and information can also be found on the sidebar to the right. 
 
EVENTS: FINAL BOOK CLUB
"MIDDLE SCHOOL MATTERS"
HAS BEEN POSTPONED 
 
 
SECOND STEP 
ADDITIONAL SUPPORT DURING THE COVID-19 QUARANTINE
Welcome to the Keeping Well & Safe page. This site provides parents with helpful mental health and wellness resources and information for the COVID-19 quarantine. If there is a crisis, please call the 24/7 Star Vista Crisis Line at (650) 579-0350 or (800) 273-8255 or 911 or go to your nearest emergency care center.

 

Supporting Youth During the Coronavirus Outbreak

During this time of temporary school closures and social distancing, we extend our heartfelt support to our community of families and educators at our 90 Partner Schools. To help parents and caregivers reduce their kids' levels of stress and anxiety during this time when health concerns are everyone’s primary priority, we will continually update this resource page with trusted national resources, expert advice, and outstanding articles. We’re all in this together.

 
 
SOUTH BAY FAMILIES CONNECTED INFORMATION AND RESOURCES: 
Visit the South Bay Families Connected website to see all the upcoming events,  for many helpful resources,  and to find valuable parenting information. Sign up here to receive their monthly newsletter.

Don't miss the chance to learn and connect with others who are parenting in the pre-teen/teen time of life.  

Click here to find the MBMS Counseling staff, resources, blog, and schedule changes policy. 

Other resources:
If you haven’t yet, please visit Mira Costa High School’s youth wellness website, MCHS Families Connected, to read MBUSD's latest SEW Community Education article, Homework and Study.  

Click here to see what Parent Information is currently being offered in and around the South Bay.

Please feel free to contact us with questions or ideas that you may have for our MBMS families connected!

Sincerely,
Stephanie Rudy - Srudy90266@gmail.com
Kate Manuel - katemanuel@me.com

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Families Connected Parent Chat
Join other parents of teens and preteens in this weekly discussion of parenting challenges and successes led by a licensed family counselor.  There is no need to pre-register and participation is free.  Families Connected Parent Chats are held every Monday from 10:00 - 11:00 a.m. at the Beach Cities Health District Cafe 514 N. Prospect Ave.  Redondo Beach, CA.  Questions can be sent to Tessa Dent of Beach Cities (tdent@bchd.org).
Mindful Parenting
Start 2019 with some helpful Mindful Parenting tips from a number of leaders in the field. Click here: http://www.southbayfamiliesconnected.org/mindful-parenting
Vaping
Interested in learning more about Vaping?  Here’s a link to the latest SBFC blog on vaping prevention: http://www.southbayfamiliesconnected.org/blog/2018/8/9/vaping-facts-for-teens