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Wellness Programs

 

Use this page as your "go to" source to find frequently updated schedules and information about upcoming Wellness Events, Programs and Services for students, families and community members, and staff.  We hope that you will take advantage of these opportunities for social and emotional support!

 


Monthly Support Sessions from Grief Speaks

Lisa Athan from Grief Speaks will be holding monthly community support sessions to provide opportunities for students and families to connect with one another and learn how to process and regulate their emotions.  The dates/times are listed below.  At this time, the support groups will be virtual with the hopes of providing them in person in the future as guidance from the Health Department and State Government allows. 

April 28, 6-7pm: Students & Families - https://meet.google.com/xnm-jpej-dff

April 28, 4-5pm: NPS Staff - Link sent to your district email. 


Peer Support Groups from Imagine

Imagine, A Center for Coping with Loss, offers free peer support groups for students ages 3-18 who are coping with a loss due to death or are coping with a family member who has a life-altering illness.  Support is provided to parents and families as well.  Please click here to learn more and to schedule an orientation, the first step in getting support for you and your family. 


Pre-Recorded Wellness Programming

Please check back to our site frequently!  In this section, we will be posting resources and videos below: 

Pre-Recorded Webinar from Imagine on Supporting Students: Grief & Loss 

Elementary Parent Suicide Awareness & Prevention Training

JHWMS Parent Suicide Awareness & Prevention Training

NHS Parent Suicide Awareness & Prevention Training 


Schedule of our School Counselors' Weekly Virtual Grade Level Meet-ups for Students: 

Click HERE to see the day, time, topic and link for each grade level's virtual meet-up with our School Counselors.  There are also weekly parent meet-up for elementary, middle school, and high school parents. We encourage you to participate every week!  If you are unable to make it to the live session, the content will be shared in the School Counseling Schoology Groups.     

 

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The Nutley School District serves approximately 4,100 students in Kindergarten through grade 12. The five elementary schools serve students K-6 and include Lincoln School, Radcliffe School, Spring Garden School, Washington School and Yantacaw School. John H. Walker Middle School serves students in grades 7-8 while Nutley High School addresses the needs of students in grades 9-12.