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Therapy dogs help students de-stress before finals

Therapy dogs help students de-stress before finals

Auva Soheili, Staff Writer

May 28, 2019

Therapy dogs wag their way to the rescue in order to alleviate student stress leading up to finals before summer break. Last Thursday, May 23, two therapy dogs from the Peninsula Humane Society accompanied their owners to Carlmont for students to connect with them. With the added stress of finals pil...

Take a deep breath and de-stress at the Wellness Club

Take a deep breath and de-stress at the Wellness Club

Emma O'Connor, Staff Writer

December 14, 2018

49 percent of students report feeling stressed every single day. Stress has become a problem in teenagers of the 21st century and now ranks a 5.8 on a ten point scale compared to the average adult stress level of 5.1. With finals coming our way, high schoolers are under a lot of stress which...

Therapy dogs entertain students one wag at a time

Therapy dogs entertain students one wag at a time

Talia Schreiber, Staff Writer

December 8, 2018

With final exams looming, lunchtime on Dec. 7 was a great opportunity to help students relax and destress. Four therapy dogs from the Pet Assisted Therapy Program convened in the Carlmont quad for students to interact with. With finals just around the corner, the goal of the event was to provide stud...

Yoga Club provides a relaxing environment

Yoga Club provides a relaxing environment

Francesca D'Urzo, Staff Writer

January 25, 2018

Despite being surrounded by the inevitable stress of high school, Yoga Club manages to provide a safe space for students to de-stress, build self-awareness, and learn about the importance of mental health-- all while getting physical activity in the process. Yoga Club President Iman Sarsour began the c...

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