Buckelew News

New DBT skills group starting October 19

posted: Thursday, September 29, 2016
{tag_blogpostbodyttitle_nolink} Dialectic Behavioral Therapy (DBT) is a practical psychotherapy that combines basic strategies of cognitive behavioral therapy with mindfulness practices. DBT has been shown in numerous clinical  ..

Margaret Hallett retires as FSA Marin's Director

posted: Friday, September 02, 2016
{tag_blogpostbodyttitle_nolink} After more than 30 years of dedicated service to Marin's vulnerable children, adults and families, Margaret Hallett is moving on from her position as director of Family Service Agency (FSA). Under ..

TeenScreen now affiliated with Stanford University

posted: Thursday, August 11, 2016
{tag_blogpostbodyttitle_nolink} TeenScreen is a nationally-recognized program developed by Columbia University to identify risk factors associated with depression, anxiety, suicide, body image, trauma and alcohol and substance a ..

New Survivors of Suicide Support Group and Hotline Volunteer Training starting in September

posted: Friday, August 05, 2016
{tag_blogpostbodyttitle_nolink} Suicide Prevention & Community Counseling, run by Family Service Agency, a Division of Buckelew Programs, has been operating in Marin since 1971. In 2011, we expanded our hotline service to th ..

Next crisis hotline volunteer class starting May 17

posted: Sunday, May 01, 2016
{tag_blogpostbodyttitle_nolink} Our SUICIDE PREVENTION & COMMUNITY COUNSELING (http://fsamarin.org/suicide-prevention-crisis-hotline/)Program is looking for volunteers on our 24/7 hotline. Our hotline has been operating in  ..

Join us October 22 for Be Kind Online Day

posted: Wednesday, October 14, 2015
{tag_blogpostbodyttitle_nolink} October 22 is National Be Kind Online Day. Please join us for a free and important 2-hour event for parents, teachers, middle and high school students on internet safety for teens and families!  ..

"Beginnings" helps moms and babies bond

posted: Thursday, August 20, 2015
{tag_blogpostbodyttitle_nolink} With the help of a start-up grant from the Isabel Allende Foundation and the commitment of two generous donors, Family Service Agency of Marin (FSA) is launching Beginnings, a sixteen-week Parent- ..

Celebrating the Uncelebrated Award for Misleidys Mendoza

posted: Friday, May 01, 2015
{tag_blogpostbodyttitle_nolink} We are so proud of Family Service Agency Marin's staff member, Misleidys Mendoza, who was honored at the Celebrating the Uncelebrated awards dinner on May 14th at the Embassy Suites in San Rafael. ..