Posts by Mary Kay

13 Ways to Watch 13 Reasons Why

Posted by on May 9, 2017 in News | 0 comments

13 Ways to Watch 13 Reasons Why

Critics are calling the new Netflix television series provocative and powerful, but what is the mental health community saying about the teen drama, 13 Reasons Why? We called upon psychologist and pop culture expert Andrea Letamendi, Ph.D., Director of Clinical Training at Hathaway-Sycamores, to weigh in on the controversial but undeniably compelling television show. In this article Dr. Letamendi shares facts and clarifies misconceptions about suicide to help teens, parents, professionals, and...

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Free Mental Health First Aid Workshop

Posted by on May 8, 2017 in News | 0 comments

Free Mental Health First Aid Workshop

May is Mental Health Awareness Month. To increase early intervention and raise awareness of youth mental health issues, Hathaway-Sycamores is providing a free workshop for caregivers, teachers, mentors parents, Parent Partners, direct service providers, or anyone who is in contact with youth. The two-day training will help those who work with kids identify risk factors and warning signs. Learn the warning signs of youth mental health problems at this free Youth Mental Health First Aid Training...

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Pasadena Showcase House Supports Music at Hathaway-Sycamores

Posted by on May 4, 2017 in News | 0 comments

Pasadena Showcase House Supports Music at Hathaway-Sycamores

Thank you to the Pasadena Showcase House for the Arts (PSHA) for their recent grant to fund music programs at Hathaway-Sycamores. Each year the PSHA raises money to cultivate the appreciation and study of music through ticket sales to the Pasadena Showcase House of Design. To get your tickets to visit the 2017 Pasadena Showcase House of Design, open now through May 21st, call 714-442-3872 or purchase tickets online at www.PasadenaShowcase.org. You are sure to be inspired and you will be...

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Hathaway-Sycamores Receives Ahmanson Foundation Grant

Posted by on May 3, 2017 in News | 0 comments

Hathaway-Sycamores Receives Ahmanson Foundation Grant

Hathaway-Sycamores sincerely thanks The Ahmanson Foundation for its recent grant. This substantial grant will be used to expand and remodel Rowland Cottage, one of the residential cottages at our El Nido campus. The remodel will create a more homelike and better functioning space for the boys who live in the cottage and the staff who work with them. The restrooms will be remodeled, both the living room and kitchen will be expanded, and three additional bedrooms will be added to the cottage to...

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Los Altos Auxiliary & Friends Support Hathaway-Sycamores

Posted by on Apr 11, 2017 in News | 0 comments

Los Altos Auxiliary & Friends Support Hathaway-Sycamores

Thank you to everyone who took part in ¡Celebrate Spain! A Tasting Experience, hosted by the members of the Los Altos Auxiliary group last weekend. Nearly 250 guests attended the sold-out benefit at the picturesque La Cañada Thursday Club in La Cañada Flintridge. Guests, mingling on the oak tree shaded patio, enjoyed seven highly rated regional Spanish wines and tasty tapas while supporting Los Altos via a silent auction, giving tree, wine pull, and sales of beautiful floral arrangements. The...

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