May Family Newsletter

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Social & Emotional Learning Competency  


  • Goal setting    
  • Regulating emotions
  • Ethics & Integrity     

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Helpful Tips

Mental Health Awareness Month

The Duncanville Counseling Department is here for you. 

Reach out for help when any of the following is happening to you or someone you know. 

  • You or someone you know is a danger to themselves or others

  • Someone is a danger to you or others

  • Other life related emergency concerns

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Community Resources

Are you or someone you know in need of assistance? 

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  • Housing & Shelter
  • Food Assistance
  • Counseling Resources
  • Alcohol Resources
  • Grief Support

If so, please click here for more information. 

Parenting events & tips

Family and Community Engagement

Parent University is continuing through the Spring.

We're bringing you the information you need to better connect, engage, and succeed. Visit to access the events calendar and join.

Recordings of past sessions are available on our YouTube channel.

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Relaxing Musical Moment

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Words of Wisdom

"You are BRAVER than you believe, STRONGER than you seem, SMARTER than you think and LOVED more than you will ever know." 
-Winnie the Pooh      

Books for the Family

Parenting Book

Parenting Apart 

 by Christina McGhee  

Parenting Apart  Book

Children's Book

I Can't Believe You Said That! 

by Julia Cook 

I  Can't Believe You Said That!  book

 Teen Book

(Don't) Call Me Crazy                                                                                                by Kelly Jensen  

(Don't) Call Me Crazy book
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Mental Health Awareness Month

  • Mental Health Awareness Month -You are not alone

24 Hour Crisis Hotlines:

214-828-1000 Suicide and Crisis Center of North Texas

866-260-8000 ADAPT Community Solutions (Mobile Crisis Unit)

800-442-4673 National Hopeline Network

800-273-8255 National Suicide Prevention Line

Text 741741 24-Hour Crisis Text Line Text "CONNECT"

855-427-2736 National Parent Helpline

800-4-A-CHILD National Child Abuse Hotline

Dial 911