Category: Trillium News
Happy Birthday to you, Happy Birthday to you… July 1, 2020

              So simple, so joyous, this little song brings smiles to the faces of youth far and wide. Trillium Family Services wants to ensure that every child gets to experience and ...... Continue »

Growing Connections at the Healing Garden at Parry Center Campus June 23, 2020

Jenny Bush, the Children’s Garden Coordinator at the Parry Center Campus, has a connection to Trillium’s therapeutic garden that goes all the way back to its beginnings in 1998. As ...... Continue »

Dealing with Frustration and Anger In Covid times: Stop Skill May 22, 2020

Dr. Cindy Smith, Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist and Trillium Family Services’ Regional Medical Director for the Mid-valley, offers the first of two coping skills videos on how to cope with ...... Continue »

Skills for Coping with Covid-19 from Cindy Smith, MD of Trillium Family Services May 5, 2020

Dr. Cindy Smith, Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist and Trillium Family Services’ Regional Medical Director for the Mid-valley, offers the first two of three coping skills on how to cope with the ...... Continue »

Everyday Hero Spotlight: Kate Allen, LCSW April 29, 2020

Trillium would like to recognize Kate Allen, LCSW as an Everyday Hero! Kate has been a school social worker for 19 years.  Kate works with teens to support mental health ...... Continue »

Organizations Step Up To Help Youth: A Kim Scott/Portland Tribune Thought Piece April 23, 2020

Over the last few weeks many times I’ve thought about how hard it is to live in uncertain times. Then I think about the youth and families I’ve worked with ...... Continue »

Trillium School Therapists Turn to Tele-health Tools to Continue Support April 6, 2020

While our schools are closed, Trillium’s embedded therapists are hard at work connecting with their student and families at home through innovative uses of tele-health techniques and their laptops and ...... Continue »

Self Care Tips April 3, 2020

Here’s some self care tips collected by our staff. We hope you find them useful. Links Managing and Maintaining Your Mental Health A Full-Body Workout That Only Requires a Resistance Band Seven Skills of ...... Continue »

Instructions for Creating Pocket Masks March 25, 2020
Heroic Trillium Skills Trainer Brings Passion and Lived Experience to Secure Residential Work March 30, 2020

Tianna Canaga is one of the dedicated skills trainers working on Trillium’s Children’s Farm Home campus in the Secure Adolescent Inpatient Unit (SAIP) unit, known as Sequoia. Since late 2017, ...... Continue »