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Alison Cannon

Alison has worked with adolescents throughout her career, even before she became a nurse. As a nurse, she has worked in Baltimore at a reproductive health clinic for young women, as well as more locally at the University of Vermont and Burlington High School before coming to Rock Point School in 2015.

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Teaching Teens to Navigate Health Care

on December 1, 2016 By Alison Cannon | high school resilience
There are so many skills we work to teach our children, and among them is how to become a good self-advocate. As the nurse at Rock Point School, one of my jobs is to help students learn how to utilize the health care system and to become effective consumers. As children get older and become teenagers, it is important for them to begin to take ownership over their health and wellness.
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