In honor of Bullying Prevention Awareness Month, we are talking about inclusiveness. OKPTA Cultivate is about discovering how to not only value our values, but how to live our values. A lot of schools in Oklahoma are using systems like PBIS (Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports) where school values are established, and then kids are…Read More
Cultivate…RELATIONSHIPS by helping your kids feel secured.
No matter what stage of development a child is at, parents will always have opportunities to help their children build resiliency by protecting them from environmental stressors. Fostering a close, warm relationship is a key principle for parents to help their children combat daily stress and to develop resiliency. Warm relationships help children feel more…Read More
Cultivate…RELATIONSHIPS by being there for your loved one!
If your loved one is thinking about suicide, take the third step and #BeThe1To be there. This could mean being physically present for somoene, speaking with them on the phone when you can, or any other that shows support for the person at risk. Being there for someone with thoughts of suicide is life-saving and…Read More
Cultivate…RELATIONSHIPS by taking 40 seconds of action!
A person dies by suicide every 40 seconds. We are asking you to join us in taking 40 seconds of action between today, World Suicide Prevention Day, and October 10th, World Mental Health Day. Positive relationships save lives. Click the link to find out how you can take 40 seconds to start a live-saving conversation.…Read More