The Aurora Student and Family Assistance Program (SFAP) is now offering Behavior Change Coaching modules for students and their families.
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The Advocate Aurora Student and Family Assistance Program (AAH SFAP) is here to support the MUHS community's collective well-being. They created a series of short videos for families to remind you of the support available through AAH SFAP. All services are free and confidential to every MUHS student and members of their immediate household. If you'd like to access additional resources and support, click here to visit AAH SFAP's website or call at 800-236-3231. Family Toolkit:
As stated by the National Alliance on Mental Illness, "While suicide prevention is important to address year-round, Suicide Prevention Awareness Month provides a dedicated time to come together with collective passion and strength around a difficult topic. The truth is, we can all benefit from honest conversations about mental health conditions and suicide, because just one conversation can change a life." Resources that you may find beneficial are below:
MUHS offers the Aurora Student and Family Assistance Program (SFAP), which provides valuable services to help address some of the challenges students and families experience. These services are free and confidential to all Marquette University High School students and their immediate families.
Does your son need some assistance with organization and executive functioning? Please read the following article that provides realistic tips on helping young people with building organization skills:
Now, more than ever, our children are being faced with challenges to learning. The impact of COVID-19 on education has been felt around the country, and children and their parents sometimes struggle to find effective ways to meet this challenge. It turns out, how you think about the difficulties you face can impact your success and can even make you smarter along the way. Growing Resilient Learners
The Student and Family Assistance Program (SFAP) is not just for student problems. SFAP services are available to individual adults and couples, as well as families with other issues. Many adults come to SFAP for relationship issues, individual stress, substance abuse issues and depression. The six-session model often works well to help people get back on track with their lives. SFAP also offers legal, financial, elder care and child care support services. Many parents who do not have personal concerns may benefit from other services available to support families.
Coping with Uncertainty, Worry and Fear
- Aurora Student and Family Assistance Program has a brief handout on coping with uncertainty, worry, and fear. READ MORE
Tips for Managing Stress and Anxiety this Winter
- Child Mind Institute has tips on managing stress and anxiety. READ MORE
- Families throughout the greater Milwaukee area have a trusted resource for specialized mental healthcare at Rogers Behavioral Health. Led by board-certified psychiatrists and psychologists, Rogers' compassionate team works with families and referring providers to develop an individualized treatment plan for each patient. READ MORE