Mental Health Support

Cook Center

Belen Consolidated Schools is excited to partner with the Cook Center for Human Connection and their website This is a mental health resource for parents and provides parents a trusted place to go for real answers, to find support and real help for their children.

This FREE resource offers parents access to licensed therapists delivering different courses for parents on topics like living with a child with depression, identifying anxiety, coping with grief and loss.

The five parts of this service are:

1.    Six Mental Health Series webinars

Offered throughout the year beginning @ 6:00 pm MT on the following dates:

May 7, 2024:         Social Media-Protecting Your Child Click Here to Register

Aug 20, 2024:       

Oct 15, 2024:       

Dec 10, 2024:       

Feb 4, 2025:         

April 1, 2025:       

2.    Ask a Therapist – LIVE @ 6:00 pm MT

Each month parents can join in a LIVE session with a licensed clinical therapist with expertise in youth mental health and directly answer parents' questions during the session. Future dates are:

May 22, 2024

·       June 19, 2024

·       July 31, 2024

·       Aug 21, 2024

·       Sept 18, 2024

·       Oct 23, 2024

·       Nov 20, 2024

·       Dec 11, 2024

·       *More dates to come Resources

3.    Parent & Staff Coaching

a.      Sign in to 

b.      Click on “Parent Coaching” to sign up for a trained parenting coach then select “Get Started”

c.      Coaching is just what it sounds like; one-on-one help with a trained coach, helping parents face issues with yourself or your family.  Coaching is free and confidential.

4.    On-Demand Courses

a.      In, click on “On-Demand Courses” to view over 50 Free on-demand courses in the privacy of your own home, led by licensed therapists.

5.    Ask a Therapist (within

a.      In, click on “Ask a Therapist” to review Frequently Asked Questions submitted by parents. A licensed therapist answers parent questions through a short video and written transcription where other parents can benefit from the questions asked. You can even submit a question of your own.


Questions: Contact  Deborah Baca at