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Stress Management Related to Back to School in Times of COVID-19 Pandemic

1:00pm - November 20, 2020 | Timezone: US/Eastern
National Hispanic and Latino MHTTC
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**This is a private training not opened to our community**

This online seminar will review stressors that have been intensified to 2020 events. The online seminar will also identify stress management tool s that can be used for school-aged children and those who provide services to them in a school-based setting. Special considerations for Hispanic and Latino youth mental health will also be discussed.


Learning objectives:

Discuss how 2020 stressors has impacted Latinx youths and caregiver's mental health.

Identify basic cultural considerations for Hispanic and Latino youth and caregivers.

Apply stress management tools that can be utilized in the school setting.


Who should attend? This is an intermediate level workshop designed for mental health providers, school mental health providers, and school administrators. 


About the presenters: 



Danita Gallegos, LCSW- Danita Gallegos is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in Houston, Texas. She received her Bachelor of Science degree from Texas A&M University – College Station and her Master’s in Social Work degree from the University of Houston Graduate College of Social Work. She has experience working with families in medical social work, crisis response, school social work and as a psychotherapist. Danita currently works with the UT HealthTexas Child Health Access Through Telemedicine (TCHATT) Program in providing school crisis response and school-based therapy.



Please read the following before registering: 

  • The National Hispanic and Latino Mental Health Technology Transfer Center use GoToWebinar as our online event system. 

  • Audio for the event is accessible via the internet. To receive audio, attendees must join the event by using computers equipped with speakers or dial in via telephone. 

  • After registration, a confirmation email will be generated with instructions for joining the event. To avoid problems with log-in, please use the confirmation email to join the event.