Mountainair Public Schools in central New Mexico is committed to the mental well-being of its students. In order to provide the best possible support for students, the district has partnered with ParentGuidance.org, a leading provider of online mental health resources for families. Superintendent Dawn Apodaca says that the partnership with ParentGuidance.org was a natural fit for Mountainair Public Schools. “We are always looking for ways to improve our mental health services, and ParentGuidance.org offers a wealth of resources that will be invaluable to our students, families, and staff,” she said. ParentGuidance.org provides a variety of resources to help families support their children’s mental health. These resources include:
- Articles and videos on a wide range of mental health topics
- A searchable database of mental health professionals
- A forum where parents can connect with each other and share experiences
- A toolkit for schools on how to promote mental health
“We are confident that the partnership with ParentGuidance.org will help us to make a difference in the lives of our students,” said Apodaca. “We are grateful for their commitment to providing high-quality mental health resources to our community.” The partnership between Mountainair Public Schools and ParentGuidance.org is an example of how schools can work with outside organizations to provide comprehensive mental health support for students. By partnering with ParentGuidance.org, Mountainair Public Schools is taking a proactive approach to mental health and ensuring that all students have access to the resources they need to thrive.