Riley Keast, Mental Health Leader
The role of the mental health lead is to implement and coordinate mental health services in the schools and to support staff in being able to recognize mental health signs and symptoms to support their students in their learning.
The role of the Child & Youth Worker (CYW) is to provide social,
The role of the Mental Health and Addictions Nurse is to help students
The Northwest Catholic District School Board Mental Health and Well-Being StrategyThe Northwest Catholic District School Board has made a strong commitment to promoting mental health and well-being for all students and staff. In order to support that commitment a mental health and well-being strategy has been created. Please click here to view this document.
Programming in the Schools Related to Wellness & Mental Health
Zones of Regulation (Self-Regulation Program)
Roots of Empathy (Increasing Empathy & Social Competency,
|Playground Activities Leaders in the Schools (PALS)|
| Calming Rooms/Sensory Rooms (places for students & staff |
to relax, be mindful & de0escalate)