Mental Health & Trauma
The good news is, people can learn skills to overcome adversity and build resilience!
Accessing ESSER Funds to Address SEL and Mental Health Supports
July 21, 2021 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
The Federal government recently released $122 Billion in Elementary and Secondary Schools Emergency Relief (ESSER) funding to schools across the nation. Join Kay Reed, Executive Director of The Dibble Institute, to explore what ESSER funds can be used for, and how ESSER can help you to build a partnership with your local school district to provide much-needed services.
Second Wednesday Webinar
WEBINAR: Targeting Teens in Arkansas: Building Better Relationships
August 11, 2021 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
With the highest teen pregnancy rates in the United States, Arkansas has a great need for health education centering around pregnancy prevention and healthy relationships. After utilizing Love Notes 3.0 and Love Notes SRA for the last three years, Arkansas Children’s Hospital Outreach Specialists, Sarah Harlan and Charles Maxwell, have encountered barriers common to a rural, conservative environment. But despite those barriers, they have seen growth. Join them during this webinar to hear their experiences and lessons learned in bringing relationship education to teens across their state.
Family Strengthening Research 2020
This report describes OPRE’s major research investments in areas of strengthening family during 2020. The report is organized into six different sections that show the breadth of the research, including supporting fatherhood, strengthening relationships, nurturing children through families, supporting positive development and transitions to adulthood, preventing family violence, and cross-cutting projects.
Does Cohabitation Compensate for Marriage Decline?
The rise in cohabitation coupled with the decline in marriage during young adulthood means young adults are still forming coresidential relationships. However, among young adults, cohabitation no longer offsets the decline in marriage because cohabitation has plateaued. The result has been that fewer women have formed unions.
Dibble works with younger teens to teach them healthy relationship skills early in their lives.
Dibble’s materials teach teens and young adults how to be successful in friendships, dating, and love.