At Bruriah, students benefit from a caring, compassionate and fully integrated Guidance Department. Our team of highly trained and licensed professionals works with all students to develop a healthy social-emotional well being.
Through our comprehensive health curriculum students are empowered to make good choices in life at Bruriah, at home and in the world. Our multi-tiered guidance staff ensures that students have professionals they know and trust to help them along life’s journey. Students learn to develop skills, confront and work through challenges, and seek help in a safe and supportive environment.
Our incredible guidance team also works with parents, educators, the school administration, and independent mental-health professionals to ensure that every student receives the support they need to succeed.
Here is a sampling of the topics covered in our health curriculum by grade:
- Goal Setting
- Time Management, Study Skills
- Internet Safety, Digital Citizenship and Reputation
- Relationship Building
- Stress Management
- Healthy Relationships - Shalom Task Force
- Substances and Compulsive Behaviors
- Assertiveness Skills
- Body Image - The Body Project
- Anger Management
- Eating Disorders
- Positive living
- Self Perception
- Healthy Eating
- Goal Review
- Domestic Violence - Shalom Task Force