Category Archives: School Nursing

Advocates Suggest Schools Give Students Free Pads, Tampons. Here’s Why

[Source: Education Week] A growing number of schools are offering free menstrual products, hoping to meet the needs of low-income students who don’t have ready access to tampons and sanitary pads. And, as state and federal education laws put a … Continue reading

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School Psych Corner: Good Share for Parents Re: Eating Disorders

Editor’s Note:   Here is an excellent article by the Washington Post that was published yesterday under the title “Here’s How to Get Your Kids to Eat Well, and Avoid Eating Disorders.”   It would be an excellent share for … Continue reading

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Teen Brain Volume Changes with Small Amount of Cannabis Use, Study Finds

[Source; Science Daily] At a time when several states are moving to legalize recreational use of marijuana, new research shows that concerns about the drug’s impact on teens may be warranted. The study, published in The Journal of Neuroscience, shows that … Continue reading

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School Psych Corner: Guidelines for Responding to Death of a Student or School Staff

[Source:  National Center for School Crisis and Bereavement via Cincinnati Children’s Hospital] These guidelines are designed to help school administrators, teachers, and crisis team members respond to the needs of students and staff after a loss has impacted the school environment, … Continue reading

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Hot, New Job! School Nurse – Salem, OR

Call Today at 866-733-4278, text us at 662-524-9099, or   Click HERE to Apply Want a location that has something for just about everyone? We are seeking a School Nurse for a beautiful district in the Salem, Oregon area for this … Continue reading

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