Tag Archives: Social Work

SEL Corner: Social-Emotional Learning Should Be Priority During COVID-19 Crisis

[Source:  NEA Today] In Wendy Turner’s class, social and emotional learning (SEL) comes first. “SEL is the foundation, the heartbeat of the classroom,” she says. “It’s about connecting everybody and making them feel safe and secure before you get to … Continue reading

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Hot, New Job! School-Based Social Worker – Chicago Heights, IL

Call Today at 866-733-4278, text us at 662-524-9099, or   Click HERE to Apply Are you a school Social Worker who is searching for a position working with the littlest children?  We are looking for a licensed school Social Worker to … Continue reading

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School Psych Corner: Emotional Self Regulation: Techniques for Teaching

[Source:  Crisis Prevention.com via School Psyched] What is emotional self regulation? Emotional self regulation is the ability to monitor and manage our own behavior. With self regulation, we can calm ourselves down when we’re distressed, and pick ourselves up when … Continue reading

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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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Feelings Mandala Activity

[Source:  The Art of Social Work] This is a simple intervention to explore emotions with children. Simply print off a variety of mandalas and allow the child to choose one to color. Ask the child to list the feelings they … Continue reading

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