Category Archives: Social Work

Pediatric Tx Corner: How To Teach Frustration Tolerance

[Source:  PBS Parents via School Psyched By Katie Hurley, LCSW A mother of a six-year-old boy called me in tears. After yet another meltdown in his classroom, the teacher requested a meeting with the parents. The mother assured me that … Continue reading


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Hot, New Job: School-Based Social Worker – Plainfield, IL

Call Today at 866-733-4278, text us at 662-524-9099, or   Click HERE to Apply A full-time School Social Worker is NEEDED ASAP for a new full-time position in a great elementary school (K-5) setting!  We have an immediate opening for a full-time … Continue reading


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School Psych Corner: A Glimpse Inside the Transition to Trauma-Informed Practices

[Source: Mind Shift] Educators are increasingly aware of how trauma that students experience in their lives outside school affects learning in the classroom. And while this isn’t new information, focusing on how to make the learning environment a safe, nurturing place … Continue reading


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Hot, New Job! School Social Worker K-5 – Joliet, IL

Call Today at 866-733-4278, text us at 662-524-9099, or   Click HERE to Apply Do you enjoy working with K-5 students?  PediaStaff is hiring a School Social Worker for an immediate opening near southeastern Joliet. *  K-5 including general education kids … Continue reading


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Couples Feel Pressure to Divorce to Help Their Kids with Disabilities

[Source: Dallas Morning News via Disability Scoop] Three-year-old Annalynne Magallon has cerebral palsy, but her family is ineligible for Medicaid to help pay for her care because her father earns too much at the Fort Worth Police Department. “He’s putting … Continue reading


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