Posts Tagged ‘Back to School’

Hope and Healing Amid a Summer of Turmoil: A Conversation with Dr. Shawn Ginwright

August 17, 2016

By Kyle Taylor, Communications Manager, School-Based Health Alliance Violent events throughout this summer have exposed many young people to trauma either firsthand or vicariously through media coverage. We recently caught up with Dr. Shawn Ginwright, author of Hope and Healing in Urban Education and opening plenary speaker at our...

Resources to Help Students Cope with Trauma

August 4, 2016

By John Schlitt, President, School-Based Health Alliance A turbulent summer of violence and injustice has ushered in the 2016 back-to-school season. Much of what children and adolescents are experiencing via the media—and in their own communities—is potentially traumatic, and, left unaddressed, could have serious consequences to their wellbeing. More...

SBHC Story: SBHCs Are There for Emergency Care

September 11, 2015

We received more than 25 submissions from school-based health centers (SBHCs) all over the country for our back-to-school story contest in August! The stories varied from informative to positive to heartfelt. We will continue to share these important stories in the coming weeks and months. Our latest story comes from South...

Back-to-School Story Contest Raffle Winner

September 3, 2015

A huge thank you to everyone who submitted an entry to our Back-to-School Story Contest! We received stories, videos, and photos from all over the country. It is inspiring to see the huge impact school-based health care field is having across the nation. The winner of our raffle a...

Last Week to Submit Back-to-School SBHC Stories!

August 27, 2015

During the month of August, the School-Based Health Alliance is accepting stories, high resolution photos, and videos that showcase different aspects of school-based health centers (SBHCs). We’ve already received lots of submissions, but we want to hear from everyone! All submissions will enter a raffle to win a $100...

Back-to-School Story Contest

August 6, 2015

All across the country school-based health centers (SBHCs) are preparing to open their doors for the new school year. As we get ready, let’s inspire one another by sharing stories of your recent successes! Best of all, by submitting a story you will be entered into a raffle to...

SBHCs are Back to School!

September 23, 2014

By Laura Brey, Director of Training and Professional Services, School-Based Health Alliance The beginning of the school year is a busy time for school-based health centers (SBHCs). You have to balance meeting teachers and parents, conducting enrollment, preparing for immunizations and physicals, and much more. There are a few...