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GEAR UP College Ready! DHR Mental Health Matters Series for Educators, Admins, & Counselors

The Region One GEAR UP: College Ready, Career Set! grant and the DHR Health Institute for Research & Development have designed a three-part Mental Health Matters series that addresses relevant topics in education today that are currently affecting our community's social emotional health. Sessions will take place at the Edinburg Conference Center at Renaissance (118 Paseo Del Prado, Edinburg) from 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM in the Auditorium and Halls A & B. In Mental Health I, participants will build capacity in topics such as, Depression & Anxiety, Preventing Youth Self-Harm, & Self-Care Practices with Laughter Yoga. In Mental Health II, participants will address Healthy Eating Behaviors, Self-Awareness, Healthy Relationships and Peer Pressure, and Self-Care Practices In Mental Health III, participants will learn about Abuse, Violence, Cyberbullying, and Self-Care Practices.

GEAR UP College Ready! Educators, Support Staff, and Guardians







College/Career Readiness

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Dates, Times and Locations

Room Name Workshop Date Begin Time End Time
Edinburg Conference Center at Renaissance 11/9/2022 9:00 AM 3:30 PM
Edinburg Conference Center at Renaissance 1/19/2023 9:00 AM 3:30 PM
Edinburg Conference Center at Renaissance 2/8/2023 9:00 AM 3:30 PM

Workshop Contacts

Name Type E-Mail Phone
Alicia Ortega Contact
Nicole Saenz Contact (956) 984-6112
Joanna Perez Contact (956) 984-6092
Brenda Amitrani Contact (956) 984-6103
Rachael Sanchez Contact
Salina Cavazos Contact
Ernesto Gonzalez Contact
Veronica Martinez Contact

Special Accommodations
For requests for special accommodations for this workshop, please contact one of the individuals listed above at least ten(10) business days prior to the workshop date.