Beyond the Talk: A Resource Toolkit to Bridge the Cultural Gap is now available for download here!

 

For your convenience we are posting three versions of the toolkit ready to download. An electronic copy, 2-sided color or 2-sided black and white printable versions.

 

Please click on the link below to download the different version options:

 

Soft Copy Color: The Beyond the Talk: A Resource Toolkit to Bridge the Cultural Gap (Electronic copy)

 

Hard Copy Color: The Beyond the Talk: A Resource Toolkit to Bridge the Cultural Gap (Printable color version)

 

Hard Copy Black & White: The Beyond the Talk: A Resource Toolkit to Bridge the Cultural Gap (Printable black & white version)

 

 

 

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Two Former Foster Youth Complete College

Need a quick uplifting read today? Check out this wonderful story of two former foster youths being honored for completing college. An accomplishment to truly celebrate!

 

Click here to read the story.

 

 

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AT GREATER RISK California Foster Youth and the Path from High School to College

Do you work with Foster Youth in California? A new report is out from the Stuart Foundation that presents groundbreaking analyses of education and child welfare data on high school-aged foster youth in California.

Check it out at: http://www.stuartfoundation.org/docs/default-document-library/at-greater-risk-california-foster-youth-and-the-path-from-high-school-to-college.pdf?sfvrsn=0 

 

 

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Traning First Responder with a Trauma Informed Care Approach

Tracy Fried offers unique training for First Responders in understanding and responding to individuals experiencing a mental health crisis with a Trauma Informed Care approach.  This training prepares First Responders confronted with these circumstances to deescalate the situation rather than intensify it.

For more information on how these trainings can be of assistance to your organization, please contact Tracy@TracyFried.com.

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May is now National Mental Health Awareness Month!

Exciting news for May!  President Barack Obama recently declared May “National Mental Health Awareness Month”.

 

Read the proclamation at: http://www.whitehouse.gov/the-press-office/2013/04/30/presidential-proclamation-national-mental-health-awareness-month-2013

 

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