• MH C P

    DEATH OF STUDENT /FACULTY MEMBER

    Because death whether expected or unexpected on a campus may be a traumatic experience for students, the Psychological and Social Services Office should be contacted for assistance. 

    When school personnel become aware of the death of a student or faculty member in their building, the following procedures shall be followed:

     

    PROTOCOL:

  • THE SCHOOL COUNSELOR SHALL:

  • THE PSYCHOLOGICAL AND SOCIAL SERVICES TEAM MEMBER WILL:

  • THE CAMPUS WILL:

  • SUMMARY

    The departments associated with death crisis may include:

    Dallas ISD employees experiencing difficulty with the death of a student or faculty member or with any other mental health issues may utilize the District’s Employee Assistance Program (EAP).

    THE EAP offers problem clarification, short-term counseling, mental health benefit referral, and crisis intervention to benefits eligible employees and / or their dependents who are experiencing personal/ emotional problems. These services are completely confidential and are available at no cost to the employee.