Author: cfspbc

How to Talk to Grieving Children About COVID-19
Post

How to Talk to Grieving Children About COVID-19

A child’s grief does not stop with the COVID-19 quarantines, in fact, it may be amplified. During this especially frightening and uncertain time, the loss of our routines, social life, and school and work schedules can magnify the grief and pain we feel from the loss of our loved one. Click the link in our...

Center for Family Services Offering Teletherapy
Post

Center for Family Services Offering Teletherapy

Can’t come to us? We will come to you, via Teletherapy. Our dedicated staff is here for you now and always. Whether you are feeling anxious or depressed in your current situation, you have been thinking about seeking therapy but have been putting it off, OR behavioral issues have become exacerbated while quarantined at home...

Free Virtual Activities For Kids
Post

Free Virtual Activities For Kids

Kids are home from school across our area and around the country. Parents looking for ways to keep their kids occupied should check out EveryParent – a unique, local resource full of tips, info and spot-on advice personalized for your family. The EveryParent website https://www.everyparentpbc.org/ allows you to … Learn about what to expect as...

Easy Self-Care Strategies While Practicing Physical Distancing
Post

Easy Self-Care Strategies While Practicing Physical Distancing

While practicing physical distancing, there are easy self-care strategies that can help reduce feelings of depression and anxiety, or prevent anxiety before it even starts. Recommendations from Mental Health First Aid include: Eat healthfully to keep your body in top working order. Exercise reduces symptoms of depression and anxiety, whether we’re working out at home or...

Information and Resources For Families With Children During COVID-19 Quarantine
Post

Information and Resources For Families With Children During COVID-19 Quarantine

Emergency measures, such as requiring that children remain at home are critical methods to limit the spread of infection from the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. Despite the positive public health benefits of COVID-19 quarantine, for an individual child, being homebound can serve as an opportunity to spend time with family, but also can result in insufficient...

Resources For Public Health Leaders – Stressors of COVID-19 Quarantine and their Psychological Effects
Post

Resources For Public Health Leaders – Stressors of COVID-19 Quarantine and their Psychological Effects

During the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, quarantine has been used as a public health strategy to reduce disease transmission. Quarantine is defined as the separation of individuals who may have been exposed to an infectious disease from the rest of the population to determine if they are ill and to reduce their risk of infecting others....

Registration Is Open For Domestic Violence Support Groups
Post

Registration Is Open For Domestic Violence Support Groups

The devastating consequences of domestic violence can cross generations and last a lifetime. Domestic violence affects all people regardless of age, socio-economic status, sexual orientation, gender, race, religion, or nationality. It is is prevalent in every community. Center for Family Services SAFE Kids Program Domestic Violence Support Groups FREE support for adult women survivors of...

Skip to content