Hello! The roots of Worldmaker’s work were planted in suicide prevention after the loss of young lives by suicide. For more than a decade now, we’ve been called on to help communities struggling with high rates of loss by suicide. …

September wrap-up: Banding together for good, Suicide prevention & the 9th Annual Resilience Summit Read more »

Worldmaker and Consolidated Africa Services – Private Voluntary Organization (CAS-PVO), co-hosted an International Resilience Symposium in Victoria Falls on August 1, 2022. The focus was Redefining Resilience for a Post-COVID Zimbabwe. 2022 Resilience Symposium speakers & participants Train. Retain. Sustain. …

Reflections and Key Takeaways from the 2022 International Resilience Symposium Read more »

Dr. Nickerson, Dr. Reeves, School Staff, Dr. Martin-Delaney, Dr. Klose

This piece was co-written by guest authors Dr. Antigo Martin Delaney, Dr. Amanda Nickerson, Dr. Laurie Klose and Dr. Melissa Reeves (Laurie & Melissa are both past presidents of the National Association of School Psychologists). All four individuals traveled with …

Worldmaker Reflection: Lessons from the Students & Staff at Khulani Special School Read more »

Dear Friends, Earlier this month at one of my favorite coffeeshops I overheard a greeting between old friends, one a business owner and the other a school principal.  The principal asked warmly, “How are you?” The business owner answered with …

Improving School Safety, A Coffeeshop Revelation & the Best Books on Burnout – June Newsletter Read more »

A highly valued educational partner, Renée Boynton-Jarrett, MD, ScD, is a practicing primary care pediatrician at Boston Medical Center, a university professor, and a parent of three. As the founding director of the Vital Village Community Engagement Network, she supports …

Honoring Human Dignity to Increase Wellbeing: Dr. Renée Boynton-Jarrett Receives Worldmaker’s Community Weaver Award Read more »