In My Backyard
In My Backyard
Episode #2 - School Closures and Children's Mental Health

In this episode, Patricia Costales, LCSW, talks with Dr. Tiffany Brown, Deputy Superintendent of Long Beach Unified School District, on how schools are trying to manage the educational, emotional and social needs of children during a global pandemic and what her concerns are for the return to the classroom.

In My Backyard is brought to you by The Guidance Center, a children’s mental health agency in Long Beach, CA. In My Backyard is produced by Tricia Costales and Matthew Murray. Production assistance provided by Julie Ruano. Thank you to Jay Vincent B for original music. All other music licensed through SoundStripe. Thank you to our listeners and supporters.

Please visit or text HOPE to 562-262-5689 to make a one-time donation or join our Hope and Healing Club to become a monthly donor today. And subscribe to In My Backyard on Apple Podcasts, Spotify or wherever you listen to podcasts.