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PULSE Partners - Empowering Children with Hope and Opportunity (ECHO)

The first non-profit partner post of 2019 comes from Amy Theodor of the ECHO program. We welcome Amy as she describes the work of ECHO and the impact that Pono, their current PULSE volunteer, has had on their work in partnering with local Catholic schools. Amy is a mental health professional with experience counseling in community mental health, juvenile detention, Hospice, and private practice.
The Empowering Children with Hope and Opportunity program (ECHO) is a partnership between the University of Dayton Center for Education and local Catholic schools.The primary goal of our licensed counselors and social workers is to establish and support a healthy learning environment in each classroom so that children are unencumbered by the stresses of everyday life and are able to focus and learn. We envision positive outcomes for students and families through counseling, social and emotional skills enhancement, professional development, social services to provide basic needs, 8th grade retre…

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