Educator Newsletter


Teaching Resilient Students and Raising Healthy Teens:  Mental health, substance use and suicide prevention resources for educators and parents

This monthly newsletter provides a list of curated resources and activities to support social emotional development, healthy coping as well as crisis support for educators, students and parents.

This edition features a variety of resources including the brochure ‚ÄúSuicide Prevention 101 for Parents” and several webinars offered for parents and educators in partnership with the California Department of Education.

This edition features a fact sheet to help staff, students, and families through prolonged stress as well as activities and virtual events for youth and educators.

This edition includes a suicide prevention training for educators, a webinar for schools, and a resource for families with tips to connect more with their kids.


If you are experiencing an emotional crisis, are thinking about suicide or are concerned about a friend call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline immediately: 1-800-273-8255This is a free 24-hour hotline.
The contest is part of Each Mind Matters: California's Mental Health Movement and statewide efforts to prevent suicide, reduce stigma and discrimination related to mental illness, and to promote the mental health and wellness of students. These initiatives are funded by counties through the Mental Health Services Act (Prop 63) and administered by the California Mental Health Services Authority (CalMHSA), an organization of county governments working to improve mental health outcomes for individuals, families and communities. The program is implemented by Your Social Marketer, Inc.
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