Community Connections

CHC Collaborative Groups


CHC’s Collaborative groups include professionals who serve children, teens, young adults and their families. By sharing resources and collaborating, we support one another and encourage each other to meet our clients/students with skills, strategies, courage, connection and compassion.

  • Connect, collaborate, learn and grow
  • Champion the needs of our community
  • Identify opportunities to work together
  • Support learning, mental health and wellness for all
  • Access Professional self care
Flower graphic with text: CHC Collaborative Groups. Connect, collaborate, learn and grow. Champion neurodiverse learners. Foster healthy school communities. Support student mental health and wellness. Access Professional self care.

Looking for connection with your colleagues?

Join and participate in CHC’s Collaborative Groups! These groups provide an opportunity for mental health and learning professionals to connect, learn, support and collaborate with colleagues.

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Learning Specialists Collaborative Group

A CHC Collaborative Group for professionals working to support neurodiverse learners

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School Counselors and Mental Health & Wellness Specialists Collaborative Group

A CHC Collaborative Group for professionals working to support healthy students, families, schools and communities

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Learning Specialists Collaborative

Learning specialists from schools and private practice convene to share their expertise, skills, strategies, challenges, successes, and perspectives on current issues facing neurodiverse learners in our community.

2023-2024 Convenings:

The Learning Specialists Collaborative convenes quarterly via Zoom.

  • September 28, 2023 – 11:45 am
  • January 25, 2024 – 11:45 am – RSVP NOW
  • March 7, 2024 – 11:45 am
  • April 25, 2024- 11:45 am

School Counselors Collaborative

School counselors and wellness teams from elementary through high school convene to share their thoughts and perspectives on the issues of mental health and what they are experiencing with students, parents, and teachers in the school settings.

2023-2024 Convenings:

The School Counselors Collaborative convenes quarterly and maintains resources.

  • September 26, 2023 – 7:30 am
  • January 9, 2024 – 7:30 am
  • March 5, 2024 – 7:30 am
  • April 23, 2024 – 7:30 am

CHC Resource Library

This book helps teachers incorporate executive function processes—such as planning, organizing, prioritizing, and self-checking — into the classroom curriculum.

The pandemic has raised concerns about the way stress is affecting kids. Even though the word ‘trauma’ is on a lot of worried adults’ minds these days, information about it is wide-ranging and can leave people feeling unsure. is non profit organization that creates educational, training, and clinical care materials and programs designed for use in schools and care settings to promote mental health literacy, clinical care capacity, self-care and psychoeducation.

Music classes can serve as a way to help students develop social-emotional learning skills, and activities that build these tools can be introduced into classrooms as early as preschool, according to an Edutopia article by Laura Petillo and Dr. Kerry Carley Rizzuto.

Most people are creatures of habit. When things go as planned, we feel in control. But when life throws a curveball, it can leave us feeling anxious and stressed.

Parents, educators and policymakers have faced rising concerns about what students have lost academically during a year of school closures and online learning. Until recently, however, they’ve lacked concrete evidence about what exactly those losses look like.


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Kimm Angel

Senior Marketing Associate, CHC

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Michele White

Associate Director,
Partnerships at CHC