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Arlington ALL IN Conference 2016

Arlington ALL IN Conference 2016

A FREE Conference for Teens, Parents, and the Community to share ideas on Mental Wellbeing & Healthy Relationships Saturday, March 12, 2016 8:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. REGISTRATION REQUESTED Questions? Contact apcyf@arlingtonva.us George Mason University School of Law | Founder’s Hall 3551 Fairfax Drive, Arlington, VA 22201   Presentations on: Calming Stress and the Anxious […]

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“LUV Listening” Workshops!

“LUV Listening” Workshops!

 BE the parent you aspire to be! It starts with knowing how to listen – LUV Listen! Parents** are encouraged to TALK to our kids about bullying, drugs, alcohol, internet safety, and many more issues. Arlington youth ALSO tell us to… LISTEN!  Join Nursing Students from Marymount University for a workshop on “LUV Listening” (Listen, […]

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2015 – APCYF Year in Review

2015 – APCYF Year in Review

Click to view our slideshow. Thanks to our members, partners and supporters for a great year!

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Presentations of Data

Presentations of Data

Findings from the 2015 Assets Survey The World According to Our Kids_2016 – Findings from the 2015 Developmental Assets Survey of Arlington Public School Students Executive Summary – Grade 6 Exec Summary – Grades 8,10 & 12 Full Report – Grade 6 Full Report – Grades 8, 10, 12 Presentations: 11/17/15 County Board Recessed Meeting (at minute 49:40; […]

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Assets Articles for Parents

Assets Articles for Parents

Developmental Assets Prevent Substance Use! Being Boss Without Being Bossy Being Boss Without Being Bossy – Chapter 2 Another Year to Learn and Grow Time to Do Nothing! (English)¡No tenemos nada que hacer! (Espanol) The Power of Play Keeping Your Child Safe from Over-the-Counter and Prescription Drug Abuse (by the Arlington County Substance Abuse Prevention […]

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Community Conversation: Risks of Teen Alcohol and Drug Use

Community Conversation: Risks of Teen Alcohol and Drug Use

Thanks to all who attended our Community Conversation: Consequences of Teen Drug & Alcohol Use today – Wednesday, January 27th – 6–8 pm at Walter Reed Community Center – parking spaces are clear of snow! RSVP to apcyf@arlingtonva.us  Like us on Facebook and share updates and information with your friends. Información en español – pdf […]

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Assets in Action

Assets in Action

APCYF supports Trevor and Williamsburg students and staff in creating a caring school climate. They are making the world a happier, safer place for kids, no matter what their challenges. WMS Creates Campaign Around Student with Tourette Ignore the “Tic,” Don’t Ignore “Me” Trevor Harris is your normal everyday seventh grader. He loves baseball, the […]

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Community Conversations: Teen Stress

Community Conversations: Teen Stress

  Nov. 18, 2015 @ Walter Reed Community Center When you experience stress, how does it feel? When you are feeling stressed, what do you do? What can we, as a community, do to address stress and promote mental well-being?

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