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Fully Licensed Clinical Psychologist | Dearborn Public Schools

Ways to help ADHD children during the pandemic

https://www.edutopia.org/article/5-ways-support-kids-adhd-during-remote-learning

Stress in the time of COVID – 19

https://www.apa.org/news/press/releases/stress/2020/stress-in-america-covid.pdf

Immediate Assistance Hotline Phone Numbers

CHILD ABUSE & NEGLECT HOTLINE 1-855-444-3911 DISASTER DISTRESS HELPLINE 1-800-985-5990 MICHIGAN SUICIDE HOTLINE 1-800-273-8255 MICHIGAN DOMESTIC VIOLENCE HOTLINE 1-800-799-7233 MICHIGAN CORONAVIRUS HOTLINE 1-888-535-6136 or COVID19@MICHIGAN.GOV MICHIGAN 2-1-1/UNITED WAY A one–stop connection to thousands of local agencies and resources that can help—24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Call 211 or Text your ZIP Code to…

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That Discomfort You’re Feeling is Grief

It is important to understand how the current natural disaster is having an effect on our lives and the lives of those around us. Here is an article that helps break down the different aspects of grief and loss everyone is currently having to face. Frontloading out knowledge about how to distinguish between grief, loss,…

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Free audible stories from Amazon during school closings

Amazon is offering free instant streaming of stories that will continue to foster learning, dreaming, and entertainment for kids during this time away from school.  The stories are free to stream on your desktop, laptop, phone or tablet. https://stories.audible.com/start-listen

Dearborn Schools Crisis Hotline to start March 19, 2020

Dearborn Schools Crisis Hotline will be up and running March 19, 2020 from the hours of 8am to 4pm Monday through Friday. You will be able to leave a message and either a psychologist, social worker, or counselor will contact you to talk. https://drive.google.com/file/d/1y_kdq1DglMC9RTMc5H2oN68pCqSPX7OX/view

Managing Stress and Anxiety during COVID-19

The world wide outbreak of the COVID 19 has increased levels of stress and anxiety among individuals from all generations. There are factors that can be implemented for yourself, by parents, for first responders, and people that have been released from quarantine to reduce aspects of anxiety in our lives. See this article from the…

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