Counseling Resources

The following is a list of resources to help you and your student. Please do not hesitate to contact a school counselor for more information.

Safety

Below is a list of resources, should you have a concern that your child or another child may be experiencing behavioral changes, mood swings, depression, or suicidal thoughts.

Call 911 if there is an immediate threat to the child or others

Colorado Crisis Services: 1-844-493-TALK (8255)

DCSD Mental Health Intervention website

Mobile apps for wellness and recovery

Let’s Talk Colorado (Douglas County Government and Tri-County Health campaign)

Douglas County has an anonymous reporting system available at all times. Anyone with a concern for someone’s well-being or safety can use Safe 2 Tell (1-877-542-7233) 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

 

DCSD Mental Health Resources

https://www.dcsdk12.org/cms/one.aspx?pageId=5759948

 

Covid-19 Corner

Resources for Families

https://www.dcsdk12.org/about/leadership/superintendent/road_to_return_dcsd_2020-2021/resources_for_families

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1Aq8hHakf_0sGVWoO42kLc9DGWoYbNdWr/view

Resources for how to talk to your child about Coronavirus

https://www.counselorkeri.com/2020/03/14/talk-to-kids-about-coronavirus/

hhttps://childmind.org/article/talking-to-kids-about-the-coronavirus/ttps://kidshealth.org/en/parents/coronavirus-how-talk-child.html

https://www.brainpop.com/health

Resources FOR KIDS about Coronavirus
(PLEASE REVIEW THESE FIRST AS YOU KNOW YOUR CHILD BEST AND WHAT IS APPROPRIATE CONTENT FOR HIM/HER)

https://www.brainpop.com/health/diseasesinjuriesandconditions/coronavirus/

https://www.usatoday.com/in-depth/graphics/2020/03/20/coronavirus-kids-has-changed-everything/2864140001/

Story to help Children Understand Coronavirus

https://static1.squarespace.com/static/595fb0d16a49632afb7e2c00/t/5e73cf66459c9d6afea2bb10/1584648075946/Coronavirus+Story+for+Children.pdf

 

Calming Corner

Square Breathing: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YFdZXwE6fRE

Puffer Fish Breathing: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gLbK0o9Bk7Q

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