Mentally Healthy Back to School
A great resource to assist parents as they transition their children back to school. This is available in 33 languages.
We recognize that caregivers who are not white-passing and/or who are parenting non-white children have experiences in the world that require some more specific supports, at times. The Resilience Initiative (apa.org/res) has developed a tip tool for caregivers impacted by racial stress that acknowledges the issues faced and provides some individual strategies for helping manage the impact on you.
For Younger Children
School Mental Health Ontario has put together 12 activities parents can do with their younger children to promote some fun while practicing skills to help your child’s social and emotional development.