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Resources

Parent Events:

Coffee with Counselors: Please join us for a cup of coffee on the first Friday of the month! The Counseling Department will be answering your individual questions in an informal setting. We look forward to getting to know you! Click here. 


Academic:

Homework club: For all students who want to get a jump on their homework right after school, come to the Homework Club. It meets Monday through Thursday from 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. in room 126. There is no meeting on Fridays.

Tutoring List (see bottom of page).

Study Hut:
FREE tutoring is available on Wednesday’s from 8:00 to 9:00 a.m. in room 126 for those who need some homework help.


School Resources:

Personal/Social/Emotional:
Articles:
Tips for Parents on a Successful Transition to Middle School (Goodtherapy.org) goo.gl/uiHb8D
​An educational guide about bullying and substance abuse: https://www.drugrehab.com/guides/bullying/ (link is external)

Organizations:
Beach Cities Health District:
Resources http://www.bchd.org/resources (link is external)

South Bay Families Connected:
Teen Resources topics such as Stress, Bullying, Social Media and Technology, Depression and Mental Heath Challenges, Parents Divorcing, Relationships, Grief and Body Image http://www.southbayfamiliesconnected.org/teen-center/

Thelma McMillan:
An out-patient, non-profit, hospital-based treatment center offering a full array of programs, from alcohol and drug prevention services and education, to state-of-the-art outpatient treatment for adults and teens. http://www.torrancememorial.org/Medical_Services/Alcohol_and_Drug_Treatment.aspx 

Clear Recovery Center:
An adolescent out-patient program tailored for individuals 13-17. At Clear Recovery Center, we focus on working with adolescents and their families to get them back involved in the stream of life with an emphasis on addiction education, relapse prevention, academic goals and a healthy lifestyle. www.clearrecoverycenter.com 

The Gathering Place:
Offers a variety of services, including support groups that specialize in bereavement services for adults, teens and children http://www.griefcenter.info/welcome.html 

South Bay Youth Project:
(310)316-0183
sbyp@redondo.org (link is external)

National Suicide Prevention Hotline:
800-273-TALK. The Lifeline provides 24/7, free and confidential support for people in distress, prevention and crisis resources for you or your loved ones.

Grandparents Raising Children:
Join a weekly discussion group for grandparents who are helping to raise or are raising their grandchildren.


Counseling Referrals*:
For individual counseling referrals, please contact your students grade level counselor.
**Manhattan Beach Middle School does not endorse any individual therapist, psychologist or psychiatrist.**