Author Archives: Tanya Melykuty, RN, MSW

About Tanya Melykuty, RN, MSW

During the many years I've worked as a nurse, I've spent a lot of time working with young people. This work has included a focus on mental health and wellbeing, as well as working with schools, parents and students to help build healthy and connected school communities. As a parent myself, I'm grateful to continue to learn and share as part of the HaltonParents team.

Helping teens and tweens maintain mental well-being throughout the pandemic

The demands of COVID-19 have been difficult for everyone. For teens and tweens, there has also been a fair amount of loss. Beyond missing out on major rites of passage, this past year has also meant the loss of everyday … Continue reading

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