Category: SBHCs

Celebrating the Heroes of our Wellness Network

March 18, 2017

Spotlight: Melissa Bernabe Meet Melissa Bernabe, a counselor who wears several hats for ViaCare at our Garfield High School Wellness Center, and makes a difference in the lives of LAUSD students everyday. What do you do? How did you get started in this field? I am a Substance Abuse Counselor, Family Planning Counselor, and HIV Tester/ […]

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Design Thinking: A Powerful Tool for Patient-Centered Innovation in SBHCs

October 21, 2016

Our firm, Gina Airey Consulting, was excited to join participants at the first ever L.A. County SBHC Conference to share one of our favorite tools for problem-solving and innovating—design thinking.

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Finding your “Gift”

August 31, 2016

I grew up living a couple blocks away from San Fernando High School, an area with high pregnancy rates and low graduation rates. Leaving the house to go out with my friends, my Mom would say with passion, “Please don’t be a statistic, Byanka!” She was referring to the high rates of teen pregnancy during […]

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The Art of Health Promotion: Highlighting the HEAL Murals

August 19, 2016

The L.A. Trust for Children’s Health has been partnering with Hollywood High School through the Healthy Eating, Active Living (HEAL) program for several years. The HEAL program, which is an initiative funded by Kaiser Permanente, serves to reduce obesity rates and increase health awareness in the community.

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Student Health = Student Success