Entries by Mike Lyman

PSI is proud to sponsor two free webinars on Self-Injury

PSI will hold 2 webinars on NSSI (Non-suicidal self-injury).  The first webinar on April 23rd is aimed at helping PSI Health Staff recognize the signs of self-injury.  The webinar on the 28th will outline the many factors involved in this complex behavior and provide response guidelines for schools and strategies to help students reduce their self-injurious […]

Missed the PSI Webinar on Sandy Hook and Making Your School Safer?

Tune into this free webinar presented by Scott Poland, Ph.D. and Michele Gay, Sandy Hook Parent. Together with school crisis and mental health expert Dr. Scott Poland, Michele will share lessons learned Mark your calendars for Wednesday January 14th, 2015. Michele Gay tragically lost her daughter, Josephine, at the Sandy Hook Elementary School Shooting on December 14, 2012. Since then Michele has chosen to help school communities improve school safety. Learn the lessons that her school community learned in the aftermath of this tragedy along with steps to make changes in your own school.

Ebola Information Center

The PSI School Health Department has created this Ebola Information site as a PSI resource to provide the schools and the school communities we serve with credible information concerning the school’s role regarding the Ebola scare. We will keep you updated on this critical and constantly changing health situation through this web site. We are […]

Hope to see you at OAPCS Conference

PSI is pleased to contribute to the 8th annual OAPCS Conference. Please join us for the following Breakout Sessions: “Educators as Partners In Suicide Prevention” Thurs, Oct. 16th  (11:15 – 12:15) Karen McKelvey, Ed.S. “ELL’s & Special Needs: Is it ESL or an Educational Disability?” Thurs, Oct. 16th (1:45 – 2:45) Kay Almy, M.A.T. and Julie Goldyn Wood, […]

PSI Offers Free Webinar: Going Beyond Fluency

We are sorry that you may have missed our free webinar.   The good news is that it is available online for you to still watch.  We hope this helps. For any questions regarding PSI services please contact Karen McKelvey at karenmckelvy@psi-solutions.org. ———————————————– PSI held a free webinar on September 18, 2014 from 3-4pm EST […]

Students win Competition at Akron University

Congratulations to the Chinese II students at Walsh Jesuit High School for placing first in the speaking competition at the Confucius Institute at Akron University. The students performed a five minute skit that included speaking and singing. The competition was a part of the Confucius Institute 2014 China Day activities, an event that several other […]