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Spotlight on Student Wellness

The Shawnee Mission School District has partnered with area agencies to host the first Spotlight on Student Wellness for parents and caregivers. The Spotlight on Student Wellness event will take place Wednesday, April 10th at SM Northwest High School (12701 West 67th Street Shawnee, KS 66216). 

Spotlight Schedule: 

5:00-5:30pm • Welcome, childcare check in, resource tables 

5:30-6:00pm • Keynote featuring Tim DeWeese, Johnson County Mental Health 

6:15-6:45pm • Breakout Session 1 

6:50-7:20pm • Breakout Session 2

7:25-7:55 • Breakout Session 3 

Breakout Session Topics: 

  • Talking with Your Child About Sexting presented by Dr. Wes Crenshaw
  • Up in Smoke: The Truth about Vaping presented by Jamie Katz, Regional Prevention Center of Johnson County 
  • Supporting Youth Mental Health presented by Katherine Melton, Johnson County Mental Health 
  • Youth Mental Health: A Continuum of Care presented by Kids TLC 
  • He Only Plays By Himself presented by Braxton Baker, MS CCC-SLP, BCBA 
  • Communication Before Words: Creating Engagement at Any Level of Language presented by Braxton Baker, MS CCC-SLP, BCBA 
  • Sparking a Deeper Conversation: Talking About Substance Use With Your Child presented by Margaux Guignon, First Call
  • Substance Use and the Young Mind presented by Margaux Guignon, First Call

A printable version of the event flier can be found here: 2019 Spotlight Flyer 

Free childcare is available, please rsvp here: CHILDCARE RSVP 


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Event Date: 
Wednesday, April 10, 2019 - 5:00pm to 8:00pm