Please join us for a FREE workshop on healthy youth brain development and how a variety of high-risk behaviors can derail that trajectory. Parents will also learn how they help can prevent adolescents from engaging in these behaviors.
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Nothing about this year is “normal.” Or perhaps our new norm IS stress, anxiety and uncertainty. The Oregon City School District’s Virtual learning was scheduled to begin September 8. And then the fires came. With the new school year beginning this week, parents will continue to juggle a myriad of issues as well as continued […]
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The Upstanders movie explores cyber-bullying among students, friends, family, co-workers and the brain science behind it all. It shows how we can make a difference together to create systemic change. Film producers, IndieFlix, recommend it for ages 13+. Free. Hosted by Oregon City Together with support from Clackamas County Children, Families & Community Connections.
Being back to school for some kids means the excitement of reconnecting with friends, fall activities and sports. It may also mean increased stress and anxiety reaching beyond the worry of finding classrooms and opening lockers. For these young people, anxiety requires attention all year long. The most recent Oregon Student Wellness survey shows many […]
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