Associate Director of Student Wellness
Phone extension: 158
In recognition of parents as the primary educators of their children, the Wellness links provided here are made available as a resource for parents in having discussion with their students about these relevant issues. We provide these resources as a way for parents and school staff to work together to raise physically, emotionally, spiritually, and morally healthy young women. Carondelet High School provides numerous resources for students and parents via the Wellness Counselors as well.
Tobacco, Vaping and Marijuana: A Parent’s Guide to a New Epidemic” video
With an increase in vaping and marijuana potency, this video introduces parents to youth trends with tobacco, vaping and marijuana. It includes student interviews, information on what vaping is, how marijuana has changed in potency in recent years and the corresponding health risks to youth.
Read the U.S. Surgeon General’s recent report about the increasing use of e-cigarettes among students and the risks that they pose.
211 is the national, toll-free, three-digit phone number to call for information about all kinds of local health and social services. Calls are answered 24 hours per day, 365 days per year by trained information and referral specialists at the Contra Costa Crisis Center.
The Power of Yet, Carol Dweck
The Difference Between Adults and Grown Ups, Dr. Lisa Damour