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

Region One GEAR UP College Now! 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 Now LPC, Counselors, Teachers, and Facilitators







College/Career Readiness

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Workshop Materials

Self-Care and Laughter Yoga DHR.pdf

Dates, Times and Locations

Room Name Workshop Date Begin Time End Time
Edinburg Conference Center at Renaissance 11/10/2022 10:00 AM 3:30 PM
Edinburg Conference Center at Renaissance 1/25/2023 9:00 AM 3:30 PM
Edinburg Conference Center at Renaissance 2/9/2023 9:00 AM 3:30 PM

Workshop Contacts

Name Type E-Mail Phone
Isela Herrera Contact
Ricardo Lee Lopez Jr. Contact (956) 984-6110
Yolanda Torres Contact (956) 289-2163
Veronica Martinez Contact
Sandie Mayorga Contact
Dr. Laura Salinas-Vasquez Contact (956) 984-6049
Isabel Valdez Contact
Gaudy Espinoza Contact (956) 984-6169
Vanessa Salazar 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.