2015 Community Conversation on Teen Stress
Fostering Wellness and Resiliency

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Keynote Speaker: Dr. Marc Brackett, Director, Yale Center for Emotional Intelligence
Emotional Intelligence Our Best Hope for Safe, Caring, and Effective Schools


Session 1:
Session 2:
Session 3:

8:30-9:30 a.m.

11:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m.

1:00-2:00 p.m.


Building on Strengths to Support
Hope, Engagement, and Well-Being

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Academic Advising for a Balanced Life


Stress-Less Through the College Admissions Process


Practicing Mindfulness to Regulate Stress

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Helping Students Foster a Growth Mindset

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Building Resilience In Our Children


Effective Communication and Parenting Strategies That Yield Top Results

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Supporting Mental Health
Issues in the School Setting

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Trauma and Its Impact on Students

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More Than Sad: Suicide Prevention Education for Teachers and Other School Personnel


Adolescent Brain Development
and Risk Behaviors

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NAMI of Northern Virginia: Ending the Silence


Supporting Girls With Social-Emotional Concerns

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How Self-Esteem Affects Our Well Being!

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Making Moves to Reduce Teen Stress


Supporting Our Youth: Concussion
Recognition, Response, and Management

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Talking Without Words: Helping Those Who Self-Harm

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Mindfulness for Youth

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Mindfulness for Parents


The Northern Virginia Suicide Prevention Plan: What’s My Role?

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Technology and Social Media’s Influence on Mental Wellness, Interpersonal Connectivity, and Self-Image

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Parental Pathways to Drug-Free Youth


 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Continue the Conversation:
Follow-Up to Keynote Presentation


The Twice Exceptional Student:
Strategies for Success


Managing the Stress and Demands
of the IB Diploma Program

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Early Opportunities with NOVA

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Overcoming Postsecondary
Planning Stress


Building Resiliency In College


Perfectionism and Academic
Risk-Taking in Advanced Learners

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Talking Without Words:
Helping Those Who Self-Harm


Child Witness to Domestic Violence


The Effects of Stress and Poverty on Students

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Suicide Prevention Within the LGBT Community


Mental Health from the Teen Perspective

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Your Anxious Teen: What You Need to Know About Managing Anxiety and Stress

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School-Based Mental Health Resources

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More Than Sad: Teen Depression


The Power of Mindset


Bully Prevention Through
Mindful Compassion Training

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It’s Not Easy Being a Teen: Navigating the Waters of Adolescence With Mindfulness and Compassion

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The Northern Virginia Suicide
Prevention Plan: What’s My Role?

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Stress-Less...Be Your Best Pilot


Building a Strong Sense of Self in Our Children

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The Importance of School Connectedness: Why Teens Are Struggling and What We Can Do About It


Reducing Stress among Diverse
Adolescent Populations

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Girls Circle

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Youth Resiliency Development

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Positive Parenting: Strengthening
Your Teen’s Self-Esteem


Teen Dating Violence


Resiliency in Military
Connected Students

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The Student Perspective
on Student Stress


Fifteen Go-To Stress Busters


Using Literature to Support
Conversations about

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How to Get High School Students
Talking about Mental Health


Breath and Yoga as a
Means to Relieve Stress

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The Middle School After-School Program

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Wellness Week Activities


Reaching Out and Staying Connected: Parent Engagement Strategies That Help Promote Resilient Youth


How to Keep Your Kids Safe
in Today’s Digital World

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Social Media and Apps Related to Wellness

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The Benefits and Pitfalls of
Social Media Use by Teenagers


Finding Natural Ways to Cope with Stress


Mental Health and Substance
Abuse: What to Expect When
You’re Least Expecting It

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Afternoon Keynote by Dr. Cross: Academic Success and Mental Health Issues Among Youth & Adolecents

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Perfectionism and Academic
Risk-Taking in Advanced Learners

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Striking the Right Balance:
Academic, Extracurricular and Other

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Your Anxious Teen: What You Need to Know About Managing Anxiety and Stress

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School-Based Mental Health Resources

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More Than Sad: Teen Depression


What our Teens are Talking About:
Practical Conversations in Coping


Silence No More: Helping Survivors of Suicide and Combating Suicide Myths


Suicide Prevention and Depression Education Programs

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Trauma Awareness

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Mindfulness for Teens


Building Resiliency Through
Struggling With Mathematics

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Reaching Out and Staying Connected: Parent Engagement Strategies That Help Promote Resilient Youth


Building Resilience Into Education

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Community Peer Groups for Youth and Young Adults with Lived Experiences Across Systems

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Don’t Stress! Express!


Addressing Teen Stress
Through Out of School Programs

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The Benefits and Pitfalls of
Social Media Use by Teenagers


#sabc: The Power of Social Media

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Mental Health and Substance
Abuse: What to Expect When
You’re Least Expecting It

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Quick Links:

Agenda

Program

Additional Information about:

Bullying Prevention and Intervention

Emergency Contact Information

Fairfax Partnership for Youth: A Handbook for Teens

Resiliency

Youth Depression and Positive Mental Health

Download the Free FCPS Emergency Information App

 

Contacts:

Dede Bailer, Ph.D.
Coordinator, School Psychological Services
Fairfax County Public Schools
571-423-4250

Webpage Curator

Keyanna Williams
kjwilliams@fcps.edu

 

Last Updated

July 7, 2015