Resource Center

The Sage Thrive resource center provides reliable information and expert advice on a variety of topics related to student mental health. Our clinical staff and management team are experts on both mental health and education, and we regularly share their knowledge in a variety of helpful formats.

Student Mental Health Services Comparison

Learn how School Counselors and Sage Clinicians compare in the areas of job responsibilities, credentials, resources, annual costs, and more in this side-by-side comparison graphic.

Strategies for Funding Student Mental Health Programs

In this episode, Chris Leonard talks with Pat Hovey, a leader and innovator among NJ Directors of Special Services. Chris and Pat discuss the process of obtaining funding for student mental health support, as well as funding sources.

Funding Student Mental Health Programs

You don’t have to sacrifice other programs to provide support for student mental health. In this guide, we’ll show you how you can take advantage of some funding sources you’re already familiar with to pay for student mental health programs. And we’ll share some funding sources you may not know about.

Navigating the Holidays: Supporting Students & Staff

In this episode, Chris Leonard talks with a former Director of Special Services on strategies for dealing with the heightened stress experienced by students, families, and staff during the holiday season and when transitioning back to school after the break. 

Supporting Trauma Informed School Communities Through Trauma Systems Therapy

Presentation led by Clinician, David Strauss to help support school districts on how to work with children who have experienced trauma.

Supporting Students In-District

Executive Director, John Reilly talks about the level of support Sage Thrive has been able to provide school districts across the state with their embedded therapeutic support.

Suicide Risk Assessment Screenings For Students

Executive Director, John Reilly talks about how important it is to screen a student before sending him or her to the emergency room which often is ineffective in treating the underlying emotional issue.

Home Instruction Is Not Intended For Mental Health Issues

Sage Day Princeton Clinical Director, Jennifer Smith talks about the dangers of home instruction for students suffering from anxiety, depression and other mental issues. She encourages parents re-integrate students back into school life as soon as possible.

Early Signs Of School Refusal

In this video, Sage Thrive Executive Director, John Reilly talks about the early warning signs of school refusal behavior. He will outline some common mistakes people make in addressing school refusal and offer some guidance on how to support these students.

School Refusal: A Parent’s Perspective

Chris Leonard talks with a parent about the struggles her daughter faced with school avoidance and the intervention strategies that ultimately helped her daughter get back to school.

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