2022/2023 Kaiser Permanente Webinar Series

It takes a healthy staff to have a healthy school community.

Learn how a proactive approvh to staff well-being can help schools thrive. This series is designed for teachers, staff, and administrators. Healthy staff and teachers are our most valuable resource for creating safe and supportive learning environments. The Way to Staff Well-being in Schools workshop series explores resources and tips to strengthen staff well-being at the individual, collective, and policy level. Courses presented by Kaiser Permanente - You don't need to be a KP member to attend. Free clock hours available. Contact kpwa.wfh@kp.org with any questions.


The Way to Staff Well-Being in Schools: Creating a Culture of Well-Being (Foundational Course)

Wednesday, January 18, 2023; Wednesday, March 15, 2023 or Wednesday, May 10, 2023
3:30pm-5:00pm

The Way to Well-being workshop series explores why resiliency is a challenging and necessary skill for educators. Participants will be introduced to an integrated set of online tools which are no-cost, evidence-informed, and designed to build safe and supportive school climates with emphasis on the needs of staff.
Register: 1/18/2023; 3/15/2023; 5/10/2023


Mental Health for Educators

Wednesday, February 15, 2023
4:00pm-5:00pm

School employees that are mentally healthy are our most valuable resource for creating safe and supportive learning environments, especially during uncertain times. Your mental health and wellbeing are critical in this time. Sandra Altshuler, Kaiser Permanente Licensed Clinical Social Worker will share preventative strategies and easily accessible mental health resources to support your own mental wellbeing and those around you. Participants will have opportunity to ask questions and engage the experts in developing strategies that support the needs of your mental health.
Register: 2/15/2023

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Stress Management for Educators

Wednesday, April 19, 2023
4:00pm-5:00pm

School employees that manage their stress in a healthy and effective way are our most valuable resource for creating safe and supportive learning environments, especially during uncertain times. Stress management and your wellbeing are critical in this time. In this workshop, Dr. Peter Barkett, Kaiser Permanente Medical Physician will discuss the impact of stress on our bodies, identify preventative strategies applicable to the school environment, and share easily accessible stress management resources support their daily stress and learn how to manage effectively. Participants will have the opportunity to ask questions and engage with experts in developing strategies that support and manage their stress. 
Register: 4/19/2023

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Healthy Habits for Educators

Wednesday, June 7, 2023
4:00pm-5:00pm

School employees that are physically healthy are our most valuable resource for creating safe and supportive learning environments, especially during uncertain times. Yet, finding time during the school day to attend to it can be challenging at best. In this workshop, Liz Hulbrock, Kaiser Permanente Registered Dietitian, will help attendees understand the impact nutrition has on their wellbeing and offer resources to help them create reasonable and actionable steps to support healthy living practices individually and collectively. Participants will have opportunity to ask questions and engage the experts in developing strategies that support a healthy workforce.
Register: 6/7/2023