Frontier Central School District

Frontier Central School District Professional Development in Social-Emotional Learning and Trauma-Informed Care

The Frontier Central School District (FCSD) will enhance its wraparound supports for students’ social-emotional well-being. Its staff members will partner with the UB Institute on Trauma and Trauma Informed Care to learn about best practices for supporting student mental health during the pandemic.

CATEGORY: Strengthening Partner Capacity
LOCATION: Hamburg, NY
AMOUNT: $35,000
YEAR AWARDED: 2022
WEBSITE: www.frontiercsd.org


Helping Students Deal with Mental Health Challenges

The COVID-19 pandemic has exacerbated the growing mental health crisis for too many young people. Even before the pandemic, depression, anxiety, and suicidality rates were sharply rising among teens in America. In 2019, rates of adolescents reporting a major depressive episode were up 60 percent from about ten years prior.[1] Articles appear in the media … Continued