District to host emotional wellness information event for parents
Emotional Wellness Event
- Tuesday, March 6
- 6:30-8:30 p.m.
- Shaker Junior High School Library & Cafeteria
475 Watervliet Shaker Rd.
Latham, NY 12110
- Free childcare provided
Click here for the event flyer.
Please send confidential questions prior to the event to EmotionalWellness@NColonie.org.
This event will focus on how to keep your child emotionally healthy. What does that mean? You’ll hear about evidence based research and get tips from local experts on the topics of:
- How to promote normal, healthy development at all stages of childhood
- How to work to build a positive relationship with your child
- What to do when things don’t go as planned developmentally
Division of Integrated Community Services for Children & Families, NYS Office of Mental Health
Dr. Jennifer Smitkin
Owner, Psychology Wellness Practice PLLC
Certified School Psychologist
The school-parent partnership is one of the most important relationships in a student’s life. When schools and families work together and share information, students are healthier. Think of this event as an important routine check-up for your child! Additional community resources will be onsite.