DepEd Dasma inks partnership for concrete Mental Health Measure

Dasmarinas City, Cavite – Represented by SDS Balderas and Chief Resurreccion, the City Schools Division of Dasmarinas ties up with Dr. Raymond Joseph S. Valdez, a psychiatrist from De La Salle University Medical Center, for a mental health within the reach of students and teachers.

Through issuance of Division Memorandum No. 5, s. 2020, the Social Mobilization and Networking (SMN) Unit officially put its campaign of further strengthening the partnership and linkages of schools and Division Office in black and white. One of the provisions highlighted in this Memorandum is the transportation expense support during partnership scouting and meeting of the school ASP coordinators. SMN Unit also distributed forms among the units of the Division Office to identify possible support each unit needs and to serve as corner stone in the quest to find heroes. The partnership with Dr. Valdez is in support to the program of Atty. Rhina May S. Elicano and Ms. Leylanie Adao on the crafting of Student e-Handbook by providing concrete assistance to both teachers and students.

The partnership signed into agreement on January 10, 2020 with Dr. Valdez gives the students and teachers the opportunity to seek medical consultation and treatment sessions for a special and affordable rate. Any students or teachers who wish to avail of consultation may secure referral from the Division Office through the Health and Nutrition Unit.

SMN is setting itself to find more heroes who have the hearts to change the future by taking part in revolutionizing education today.