In this edition of “Five Questions,” Issaquah Highlands resident and Grand Ridge Elementary School Counselor Judith Fernstrom provides strategies for parents and caregivers to navigate the remainder of this school year. Judith also shares what it has felt like for faculty, families, and students to be back on campus. Judith ends with two big asks from the community on how we can support each other during this stressful time.
“Kindness is always an option,” Judith said.
If you or a family member are struggling mentally or emotionally, Judith recommends the following resources:
Christy Garrard is the executive director of Highlands Council and a Dahlia Park resident.
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