Hartford Area Career & Technology Center
You are invited……
WeCare Hartford & MACC members invite you to our second of five evenings in supporting the Heart & Soul of our youth and families in the Town of Hartford and surrounding communities.
Date:Monday September 16, 2013 @ 6:30 p.m.
Location: Hartford High School Auditorium
A Presentation & Discussion for our families and community members:
Adolescent & Family Mental Health
- a (very) brief tour of emotional & social growth through the life span
- a wellness approach to mental health
- questions & concerns
- accessing mental health services & community supports
- we invite students in the middle / high school to join this interactive discussion with parents and community members (childcare will be provided for younger children)
September Presenters include:
Cynthia Dale, Ph.D.
Dr. Dale is a licensed clinical psychologist and manager of the School Program for the Hartford office of Health Care & Rehabilitative Services (HCRS). This program collaborates with local schools to provide emotional, psychological, and behavioral support for students in school.
Robyn Carpenter, LCMC
Ms. Carpenter is a licensed clinical mental health counselor and HCRS school based clinician at Hartford High School. She provides assessment, counseling, and referral services to high school students and their families.
Jennifer Chambers, QMHP
Ms. Chambers is the Windsor County Crisis Team Leader with the Crisis Department at HCRS. She provides assessment and support for individuals and families experiencing a mental health crisis and works with community partners to support mental health.
Please mark your calendars for these fall evening presentations & interactive discussions:
Monday October 21, 2013: “Bullying”
Monday November 18, 2013: “Relationships & Resiliency”
Monday December 16, 2013: “Substance Use/Abuse”
These evenings are the result of over twenty agencies and school personnel addressing community concerns to strengthen our youth, broaden our resources, and assist families on topics relevant and critical to healthy & vibrant living. Please join us. If you have questions, please email: firstname.lastname@example.org , find us on Facebook @ wecare.hartford, or call Scott Farnsworth, Director of Guidance & Counseling at Hartford High School @ (802) 295-8610.