ARCH Programs: 2019 - 2020 School Year
Transition to College - What Senior Parents Need to Know
March 11, 2020
at Conestoga HS (Rm 142)
Hear from mental health specialists, school counselors, veteran parents and students. Topics to be covered include:
• Social/Emotional Readiness
• Communication Best Practices
• Drop-Off & Parents Weekend
• Resources & Self Advocacy
• HIPAA & FERPA – important info!
• What if it’s not working?
Worried Children: Help for Parents
Tuesday, April 21, 2020
at T/E Middle School
Dr. Khana’s book, Worry Workbook for Kids, focuses on managing anxiety – coping skills. This will be a shared program: TESD presentation, Dr. Khana’s presentation, Q&A from audience. Target audience K-8 parents. Details to come.
Thursday, March 26, 2020
at Conestoga High School
The Big Transition to Middle School (2 sessions)
Thursday, Sept. 19, 2019
9am @Valley Forge MS
7pm @T/E Middle School
A panel of counselors, parents and mental health specialists will discuss and answer questions about the transition to middle school for 5th grade parents. Link to flyer
Minding Your Mind: Anxiety & Depression
Monday, Nov 11, 2019, 7pm
Conestoga High School
Andrew, a MYM speaker, will talk to parents about his struggle with anxiety and depression and how he found the help he needed. Andrew will be speaking to CHS 11th & 12th graders earlier in the day. Link to flyer.
Dangers of Vaping And How to Talk to Your Kids About It
Thursday, Nov 14, 2019, 7pm
Valley Forge Middle School
Lindsay Smith, MPH and Selena Morresi from the Chester County Tobacco-Free Coalition will provide a program on the teenage vaping epidemic. They will be joined by Dr. Clarke Piatt, MLH Pulmonologist. Link to Flyer