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How The Pandemic Has Affected Teenager’s Mental Health

How The Pandemic Has Affected Teenager’s Mental Health

By Colette Hale March 17, 2022
In the Tam community, anxiety and depression levels have been rising, there has been an increase in drug usage, and attendance records have shown a decrease in student attendance at school. While these issues were prevalent even before the pandemic, the coronavirus has increased these rates.
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Tam implements student-led sexual assault and harassment task force

By Lily Lunn November 28, 2020
The task force will work to address sexual harassment and assault on campus in order to cultivate a safer culture and learning environment at Tam.
The Contra Costa SWAT team barricaded part of Drake Avenue during a raid on November 14. (Benjy Wall-Feng)

Suspects released after controversial raid in Marin City

By Emily Stull December 15, 2019
The Contra Costa SWAT team conducted a raid in Marin City on November 14, releasing the suspects three days later.
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Here For You

By Leah Fullerton, Features Editor February 26, 2019
This feature reveals where and how students can receive support in the face of emotional health turmoil.
Tam Welcomes New Faculty: Rachel Dimon

Tam Welcomes New Faculty: Rachel Dimon

By Niulan Wright September 18, 2018

Rachel Dimon is a new Outreach Specialist in the Wellness Center. Before coming to Tam, she worked in the North Bay as a mental health counselor with teens that struggle with behavioral and emotional issues. At...

Wellness Center Update

Wellness Center Update

By Marie Hogan April 3, 2017

Development of Tam’s Wellness program continues, with the school set to begin hiring Wellness coordinators April 3rd. Due to space constraints, Tam is going forward with a Wellness program that combines...

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Committee Designs Wellness Center

By Danielle Egan March 7, 2016

With the goal of tailoring a counseling plan to the needs of the student body, the Health and Wellness Center Committee is hard at work assessing student concerns and designing a plan that suits them,...

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