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Anxiety Training 2023

A Grant-Funded Partnership

Millcreek Township School district has been given an opportunity through a performance grant to provide districtwide education to our students, staff, and parents about anxiety and how to deal with it. 

Read the Letter to Parents

Student Presentations

Student sessions will be held once at each building beginning in February. Students whose parents have opted-out of having them listen to the presentation will be provided with an alternative activity while the session takes place.

Parent Pre-Session Video

Parent Session Details

Session: Parent Q&A sessions

Elementary & Middle: February 8 from 7-8:30pm

High: February 15 from 7-8:30pm

DETAILS:  1.5-hour parent Q&A's after they have watched the Parent Training Video for Elementary, Middle, and High School. The Zoom link to attend these will be the same: https://us06web.zoom.us/j/81284966762

Additional Resources

Resource: Raising Resilience: 25 Tips for Parenting Your Child with Anxiety or OCD

Resource: Tips for Anxiety and OCD Coaches

Resource: Recommended Book List

Resource: Anxiety Specialist List

Staff Pre-Session Video

ATTENTION STAFF: In order to receive credit for watching the video, you must watch it using this link: https://edpuzzle.com/assignments/63cabaf0744b6c40f5198f66/watch

To get credit, make sure you enter your full name and District email when prompted at the end of the video. Do not close your tab or browser while watching, or you may have to restart from the beginning.

Staff Session Details:

Session: Teacher Q&A with Elizabeth DuPont-Spencer

Elementary: Friday, February 3, 8:00am-9:00am

Middle: Thursday, February 9, 3:00-4:00 pm

High: Thursday, February 23, 3-4pm

DETAILS: Live on Zoom Q&A’s with teachers to discuss how to apply skills from videos with their students. Anxiety Training will provide a zoom link and record these sessions to be put on the teacher portal for future review and access. Only teachers should use this Zoom link: https://us06web.zoom.us/j/2386766757

Session: Lived Experience Support Session with Kimberly Morrow

Thursdays Feb 2-April 6

Elementary Schools 4-5:30pm (Feb 2, Feb 9, Feb, 16, Feb 23, March 2)

 Middle and High Schools 3-4:30pm (March 9, March 16, March 23, March 30, April 6)

DETAILS: A 1.5-hour support session for teachers/staff who have anxiety or OCD, and for teachers/staff who have a loved one with anxiety or OCD in each of MTSD's 10 buildings.

Optional Student-Friendly Video (Grades 6 and Above)