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Parenting Bears Series

For tons of resources, visit our Counseling and Social and Emotional Pages.

Summer is here, but that won’t stop our WSISD social workers and mental health counselor from continuing to provide support and resources for our students and families throughout the summer! Check out the video for more details!

WSISD team members Lauren Vines and Jenna Herrington provide virtual workshops for families every other Thursday night from 6 to 7 p.m. via Zoom. 

Parenting Bears Session 8: Building Resilience & Fostering Independence in Your Child
Learn tips so you can help your child become more resilient and independent. 

Parenting Bears Session 7: Building Your Child's Self-Confidence
Learn how to help your child increase his/her self-esteem and self-confidence and why it's so important for kids.

Parenting Bears Session 6: Developing Healthy Relationships With Your Kids
Learn tips for developing a positive relationship with your child.
Parenting Bears Session 5: Help Kids Set SMART Goals
Learn ways to set successful goals for yourself and your children, whether they are pre-kindergarten or seniors in high school. Setting goals and learning to set them in a SMART way will increase confidence, motivate you, and allow you to celebrate victories! 
Parenting Bears Session 4: Managing Depression 
Learn and identify symptoms, learn tips for managing depression, and learn about the mental health resources available within the Tarrant County area.

Parenting Bears Session 3: Internet & Social Media Safety 
Did your child get a cellphone for Christmas this year or did they already have one? Learn how to keep your kids safe in today’s virtual world. Learn about the potential dangers of not supervising your child’s access to the internet and cell phone, and how to be one step ahead in the virtual world to ensure his/her safety.

Parenting Bears Session 1: Virtual Learning: Tips for Success & Wellness 
Tips to: help your child develop good study habits and organizational skills; support and “coach” your child while learning at home; and help your child manage stress and anxiety. 

Parenting Bears Session 2: Stress and Anxiety Management

What are stress and anxiety? Learn the signs and symptoms of both as well as healthy ways to cope with both stress and anxiety.