School and psycho-social orientation services within IC Artena
In the school year 2019/2020 PsyPlus activated in collaboration with theIC "Artena" un school service and psycho-educational advice. The planned activities were presented to the school community in a meeting in plenary attended by teachers, families and the school manager. This first meeting aimed at communicating and collecting needs and needs of minors and families represented the start of the journey.
The psychologist initially every fortnight, and then weekly given the numerous requests, welcomed students, teachers, parents and ATA staff, guaranteeing empathic listening and understanding within a protected space.
At the same time, a path was launched aimed exclusively at teachers with the aim of promote a confrontation among colleagues, facilitated by the psychologist, and learn useful techniques to use in the classroom, such as the circle time.
Following the health emergency from Covid-19, the school desk turned into one online listening desk, in order to remain alongside the minors and the educating community at a time so delicate and particular that it required a great adaptation effort from the educational institution and all its members.