In honor of National School Counseling Week, Western Youth Services (WYS) takes pride in highlighting the crucial mental health resources and support services we provide to schools and youth. This week is an opportunity to recognize the dedicated efforts of our behavioral health specialists in fostering the well-being of students and nurturing their futures.
Mental Health Resources for Schools:
WYS is committed to being a vital partner in promoting mental health within school communities. Our comprehensive range of mental health resources is tailored to address the unique needs of students, offering support for emotional well-being, stress management, and navigating life challenges.
National School Counseling Week:
This week, we join the nationwide celebration of National School Counseling Week, acknowledging the impactful role of school counselors and behavioral health specialists. WYS extends gratitude to these professionals for their dedication to providing essential mental health support to students.
Role of Behavioral Health Specialists:
Our team of behavioral health specialists plays a crucial role in schools, offering expertise in addressing behavioral and emotional concerns. Through collaboration with educators and families, we strive to create a supportive environment that fosters academic success and overall well-being.
Mental Health Support for Youth:
We recognize the unique challenges that youth face, and our commitment to mental health support goes beyond the counseling room. We empower students with coping strategies, resilience-building tools, and a safe space to express themselves, promoting a positive and inclusive school culture.
How WYS Enhances School Communities:
Collaborative Partnerships: Working closely with school staff to create a holistic support system.
Customized Programs: Tailoring mental health resources to meet the specific needs of each school.
Education and Training: Providing workshops and training sessions to enhance mental health awareness among educators.
As we celebrate National School Counseling Week, WYS reaffirms its commitment to fostering the well-being of students and enhancing the mental health support available in schools. Together, we strive to create an environment where every student can thrive academically and emotionally.
Join us in recognizing the invaluable contributions of school counselors and behavioral health specialists during this special week. WYS remains dedicated to supporting schools, empowering youth, and nurturing futures.
If your child or a young loved one is struggling with a mental health concern, we encourage you to reach out to a mental health professional or to contact an Access Coordinator at Western Youth Services by sending an email to [email protected] or by calling us toll-free at 888-312-0406.
Orange County, State and National resources can be found on our site here: https://www.westernyouthservices.org/resources/.