12
Nov
Wasserman Serve Day!

The UCLA CARES Team was proud to be included in another Wasserman Serve Day!

05
Oct
Fuertes Juntos/Strong Together 

The UCLA CARES Team is excited to participate in another year of Parent College!

24
Aug
Navigating new school year fears

CARES Psychologist, Dr. R. Lindsey Bergman, discusses the signs of school refusal and what parents can do about it.

23
Aug
CARES Welcomes 107th Street Elementary to Self-Compassion and Resilience Retreat

The UCLA CARES Team was pleased to welcome the staff and teachers from 107th Street Elementary School for a retreat focused on self-compassion and community resilience.

20
Aug
Healthy Social Media Use

Dr. John Piacentini was recently featured in a UCLA Health Tips Article and Infographic on promoting healthy social media habits for children and teens.

27
Jun
How Parents can be their child’s best stress management coach

How often do you complain aloud to your family about your own stress? Though it may seem counter-intuitive, voicing your own struggles with daily stress may be the best way to help your child recognize and manage their own.

22
May
Are We Facing an Anxiety Epidemic?

By Dr. Catherine Mogil

Are kids these days more anxious than in the past? This is one of the most commonly asked questions from parents, pediatricians, and teachers.

17
May
CARES Managing Director Presents “Understanding Pediatric Stress and Anxiety” at the Burbank Unified School District’s Employee Wellness Symposium

CARES Managing Director Kate Sheehan, LCSW presented “Understanding Pediatric Stress and Anxiety” at the first annual Burbank Unified School District’s Employee Wellness Symposium.

26
Apr
Social Media and Anxiety

Social media has brought about amazing changes in the way we connect with others, learn about different cultures, and keep up with current events. Children today are able to connect with other kids across the globe instantly. They are able to learn good and bad news more quickly than ever before and on a much broader scale than past generations.

06
Apr
The CARES Team Attends a Trauma-Informed Yoga Workshop

The CARES team attended an all-day Trauma-Informed Yoga workshop on Wednesday, March 21 with Zahabiyah Yamasaki, M.Ed., RYT, Jody Barnes, LCSW, RYT, and Linda Crossley, MBA, MA, LMFT, RYT.

02
Apr
CARES Managing Director, Kate Sheehan, LCSW Excited to Teach Burbank Unified School District Employees at Wellness Symposium!

Managing director of CARES, Kate Sheehan, LCSW and Division of Population Behavioral Health assistant director of training, Lauren Marlotte, PsyD will teach Burbank Unified School District Employees how to help children manage stress and anxiety at the first annual Burbank Unified School District Wellness Symposium.

06
Mar
It Takes a Team: What to Expect from Exposure and Response Prevention for Pediatric Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

When you have a child with obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), the road to finding the best treatment options can be confusing and daunting.