Counselor's Corner

Counselor Corner 

P.S. 127 Respect For All Liaison

Stefanie Meola

School Counselor 

(718)833-2323, extension 3091

Announcements

  • JOIN OUR RELAY FOR LIFE TEAM! THE P.S. 127 BUTTERFLIES TEAM PAGE IS UP AND RUNNING. OUR PURPLE DAY HOSTED ON FRIDAY APRIL 29TH WILL KICK OFF OUR SPRING AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY FUNDRAISERS. IN APRIL, MAY, AND JUNE WE JOIN TOGETHER TO MEET OUR TEAM GOAL. ALL PROCEEDS GO TO THE AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY. Click here for more information.
  • RESOURCE: “ABCs of Healthy Relationships” Toolkit. The “ABCs of Healthy Relationships” is an interactive web-based toolkit to help elementary school students develop healthy relationships with their friends and classmates as building blocks for healthier partner relationships as they grow older. There are also toolkits for educators and caregivers to support students with developing healthy relationships. Using vibrant and relatable illustrations, the toolkits support the development of healthy relationship foundations such as respect, consent, boundaries, body autonomy, safety, and trust. Click the links below to access the toolkits on Parent University:
  • We are here for you!  We are here to help! Together, we can support those affected by mental illness and guide them to appropriate resources in order to live healthy, fulfilling lives. Whether your child is learning online or in-person, our Mental Health Matters tools and resources will support each student and family while strengthening their social and emotional well-being.  Please consider using, our remote-friendly Mental Health checklist that is attached. It offers 20 activities that are easy to do while at home to take care of your Mental Health! Here are mental health links for you and your family to explore.
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  • RULER- The Six Steps of the Moment
    • Something happens: We realize a trigger has set off an emotional response
    • Sense:  We recognize the shifts in our thoughts, body and behavior.
    • Stop:  We catch ourselves and focus on our breath to avoid being swept up by our emotions.
    • See your best self:  We activate an image of our "best self" to change our mindset.
    • Strategize : We choose an effective emotion regulation strategy.
    • Succeed: We respond effectively.