A brand new campus wellness heart at Cabrillo Excessive Faculty that opened in January will likely be launched to the general public throughout a grand opening occasion slated for two p.m. Wednesday, April 27.
Members of the general public are invited to attend a ribbon-cutting ceremony, facility tour and a possibility to meet the Cabrillo administration and counseling employees. Refreshments will likely be served.
The middle is situated in Room P-9 close to the college health club and presently serves 75 college students and employees every week who’re in want of “a protected, calm house to go when experiencing anxiousness or stress,” faculty officers mentioned.
Officers defined that the wellness heart, which is an element of a bigger dedication to the rollout of a Optimistic Habits Interventions and Helps (PBIS) program on campus, was prompted by college students’ rising wants for social and emotional assist upon returning to campuses following pandemic-induced shutdowns.
Since January, small group instruction has been offered to college students and employees that addresses 5 core social-emotional studying competencies: self-awareness, self-management, accountable decision-making, social consciousness and relationship abilities.
This system is led by social-emotional studying counselors who had been employed by Lompoc Unified Faculty District in any respect colleges through the 2021-22 faculty yr, officers mentioned.
Along with emotional assist, the division additionally affords educational interventions, corresponding to group and examine abilities, to struggling college students.