Improving schools through community partnerships

Mental health and community leaders greeted Oklahoma State Superintendent of Public Education Joy Hofmeister at Family & Children’s Services on August 1. This summer, educators from the across the state met for professional development. The most popular discussion? How to teach the traumatized child. School districts have not been funded to provide mental health care.…

Claudia Arthrell: Passion for training the next generation

Claudia Arthrell is the Senior Program Director of Professional Services at Family & Children’s Services where she has worked since 1979. During this time, Claudia has served as a therapist, supervisor, program developer, and local and national trainer. Claudia has been instrumental in the growth and development of the Helping Children Cope with Divorce Program,…