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Episode #3 with Dr. Jacob Priest
December 14, 2022
Episode #3 – Connecting with Others in Difficult Times: Tending to Our Social and Emotional Dimensions of Wellness to Build and Sustain Healthy Relationships
Professional Development
This podcast episode is meant to give you tools for managing your emotions to better connect with others in a meaningful way during stressful times…such as the holidays. 😊  In this discussion, we will address relationship questions and offer advice on how to set firm and kind boundaries and give yourself the space and time you need […]
Research Lunch Series 3
December 1, 2022
Research Lunch Series #3
Research
Special Event
Talk/Presentation
You are invited to learn about current research being conducted by affiliated faculty for the Scanlan Center for School Mental Health.  Presentation #1  “Predictive Factors for Teacher Burnout Related to Working With Students With Disabilities“ ·          Allison Levine, Ph.D., CRC, LPCA (KY) | Counselor Education, University of Iowa College of Education  Presentation #2  “Assessment in the Field of […]
NAMI Iowa
November 18, 2022
2022 NAMI Iowa Annual Conference
Conference
Exhibitor
Come see us at the upcoming 2022 NAMI Iowa Annual Conference in Des Moines, Iowa!  Exhibit Hall Friday, November 18 from 8:30 a.m. – 4:45 p.m. We want to chat with you about school mental health needs and opportunities in your school, district, or community! We will have information about our clinic, swag, stickers, and […]
Episode #2 with Dr. Jennifer Heisz
November 16, 2022
Episode #2 – Creating Health Habits and Changing Behavior to Support Your Physical and Mental Health
Professional Development
2022-2023 Educator Wellness Video Podcast Series Join this episode to learn from Dr. Jennifer Heisz, an expert in brain health, about the effects of physical activity on brain function. Dr. Heisz will share fascinating discoveries connecting physical wellness (movement and sleep) to our mental health and will offer tips for how we can create and […]
Research Lunch Series #2
November 10, 2022
Research Lunch Series #2
Research
Special Event
Talk/Presentation
You are invited to learn about current research being conducted by affiliated faculty for the Scanlan Center for School Mental Health.  Presentation #1  “High School Factors Predict Mental Health Adjustment in College Students” ·          Stacey McElroy-Haltzel, Ph.D. | Counseling Psychology, University of Iowa College of Education  Presentation #2  “Mental Health Literacy for Educators” ·         Ebonee Johnson, Ph.D. | Community […]
Boy reading tablet
November 10, 2022
Online Social Interactions: Can Meaningful Friendships be Established in Online Environments?
Learning and Training Opportunity
PreK-12
Professional Development
In this online presentation, we will discuss how youth interact with peers in an online context, including establishing friendships in an electronic environment. Topics covered will include defining friendship, understanding online social interactions, examining online social network platforms, and exploring the intersection of social interactions in electronic and physical spaces. The presentation will conclude with […]