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Wellness Centers

School Wellness Centers are a powerful investment in the health and academic potential of children and adolescents. They provide access to caring adults and services such as primary care, counseling, mentoring, and peer-to-peer support. School Wellness Centers support teachers by assisting children and adolescents to thrive in the classroom and beyond! School Wellness Centers provide access to free health care, behavioral health services, and positive youth activities in a location that is fun, safe, and convenient – at school.

Learn more about our School Wellness Centers

DCC
Diablo Community Center

What is the DCC? 
The Diablo Community Center (DCC) is a safe space  that seeks to support the academic, emotional and social well-being of students and their families. The DCC strives to achieve this through providing access to counseling services, community linkages, youth employment support, student and family advocacy, Foster Youth Services, The HOPE Program and much more. The support services at the DCC are successful due to the collaboration and coordination of multidisciplinary stakeholders at Mt. Diablo High School, DCC staff, Administrators, Families, Community members and of course the students.

Que es el DCC? 
​El Centro Comunitario Diablo (DCC) es un espacio seguro, que busca apoyar el bienestar académico, emocional y social de los estudiantes y sus familias. El DCC se esfuerza por lograr esto a través de facilitar el acceso a los servicios de asesoramiento, vínculos comunitarios, apoyo al empleo juvenil, estudiantil y familiar de defensa, Foster Servicios Juventud, el programa HOPE y mucho más.  Los servicios de apoyo en la DCC tienen éxito gracias a la colaboración y la coordinación entre multidisciplinarios en Mt. Diablo High School, personal DCC, administradores, familias, miembros de la comunidad y los estudiantes.

Diablo Community Center/Wellness Center Role

The Social Work Specialist (SWS) at Diablo Community Center is responsible for managing the mental health and wellness programming for the vast majority of the student community at Mt. Diablo High School. The Diablo Community Center is a shared space with an array of service providers all of whom the SWS, also referred to as the DCC Coordinator, is responsible for overseeing. The SWS ensures that Fred Finch therapists, MSW Interns, BSW interns, CWA workers, the newcomer social worker, the mobile health clinic health educator, and Rainbow Community Center counselors are able to collaborate in order to provide effective services to students and their families. The role of the SWS is to facilitate the weekly Coordinated Care Team process. When on campus, the SWS is responsible for supporting crisis situations as well as helping to support the daily needs of the foster youth and HOPE students. The SWS provides support and feedback to teachers and initiates and attends IEP, SST and 504 meetings regularly. The SWS is a club sponsor (BSU, BC2M, Latinx Unida/os) and is a mentor to many of the DCC's informal clients. The SWS also attends weekly Administrative meetings and collaborates with school leadership in order to orchestrate school wide events connected to student well-being and wellness. 

Contact us with any questions or comments:

Sandra Wohali
Administrator, School and Community Services

Lorne Barbosa
Principal

2450 Grant Street
Concord, CA 94520
Ph: (925) 682-4030 x3477
Fax: (925) 687-9658

Documents
Ygnacio Valley Wellness Center
Ygnacio Valley High Wellness Center

Contact us with any questions or comments:

Vivica Taylor, MSW, PPSC
Social Work Specialist
YVHS Wellness Center Coordinator
taylorv@mdusd.org

755 Oak Grove Rd. Concord, CA 94518
Ph: (925) 682-8000 x3054
Fax: (925) 566-6692