Lower School Wellness

Dr. Dalia Gold

Lower School Psychologist

Lower School Wellness Communication

Appointments

Dr. Dalia Gold, Lower School Psychologist, will lead weekly, optional, mindfulness classes, by grade, for students wishing to drop-in. These classes are optional for all students and no advance registration is required. Use the link for afternoon drop-ins to access the classes as listed in your schedule.

Dr. Gold will also moderate weekly, virtual, parent “coffee” gatherings (by grades) on Tuesdays from 1:10 - 1:40 pm. Please visit the Lower School Wellness page to see the schedule and access her survey regarding topics/questions. Dr. Gold is also available for brief, non-urgent, individual check-ins - please email her at dgold@polyprep.org, to arrange a time to speak. For any urgent mental health concerns, please contact your regular therapists (if you have them) or NYC Well.

Archived Meetings

Parent Coffees

ECY parent coffee (2020-05-12 at 10:11 GMT-7)
Grades 1 and 2May 12
vai-bpfz-vdo (2020-04-21 at 10:20 GMT-7)
ECYApril 21
1st-2nd grade Parent Coffee (2020-05-05 at 10:12 GMT-7)
Grades 1 and 2May 5
Virtual Parent Coffee (grades 1-2) (2020-04-14 at 10:13 GMT-7)
Grades 1 and 2April 14
1/2 Parent Coffee-April 14
Virtual Coffee grades 3-4 (2020-04-28 at 10:14 GMT-7)
Grades 1 and 2April 28
DG-Parent Coffee (2020-04-07 at 10:13 GMT-7)
Grades 3 and 4 April 7
3/4 Parent Coffee-April 7

Resources

For parents:

https://www.nytimes.com/2020/03/17/parenting/coronavirus-kids-talk.html

Online Learning: Tips to Get Your Child Ready- https://www.understood.org/en/school-learning/learning-at-home/homework-study-skills/online-learning-how-to-prepare-child?_ul=1*1ybdsvv*domain_userid*YW1wLURveHJjNHNaV1l2dVRmYktoVjdUb2c.

Local and national mental health, substance abuse, crisis and suicide prevention services:

Yoga/Meditation: