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Registration Type Remaining Price Fee Quantity
(RESIDENT) PARENTING THE ADHD CHILD-- 10/8-10/29   more info 10 Registrations $15.00 $1.82
(NON RESIDENT) PARENTING THE ADHD CHILD- 10/8-10/29   more info 8 Registrations $55.00 $4.02
(NON RESIDENT) MIND-BODY- 10/9-11/20   more info 10 Registrations $85.00 $5.67
(RESIDENT) MIND-BODY-10/9-11/20   more info 8 Registrations $15.00 $1.82
(RESIDENT) POSITIVE DISCIPLINE-- 11/6-12/4   more info 10 Registrations $15.00 $1.82
(NON RESIDENT) POSITIVE DISCIPLINE-- 11/6-12/4   more info 13 Registrations $55.00 $4.02

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WARREN TOWNSHIP YOUTH AND FAMILY SERVICES

PARENTING AND COUPLES PROGRAMS

Office phone: 847-244-1101 ext. *401

Warren Township Youth Services provides a variety of parenting and adult groups and workshops.

None of the programs provide certificates of completion and no one is mandated to receive services. Limited childcare is offered for some program and must be requested at the time of the registration. If you have any questions about residency or the group material, please call 847-244-1101 ext. *401.

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ALL GROUPS ARE AT 100 N. GREENLEAF ST., GURNEE, IL 60031

PARENTING & COUPLES SKILL GROUPS

 

PARENTING THE ADHD CHILD—A positive approach to understanding your ADHD child

This 4 week program presents information about ADHD, embracing its strengths, common challenges and useful approaches to parenting. Parents will be encouraged to openly discuss their challenges and try new strategies in the home. The group is facilitated by Jasmine Sauls, LMFT.

Day: W Date: 10/8-1029 Time: 7-8:30 pm Weeks: 4 Childcare: 2-12  (childcare filled) Fee+:$15R/$55 NR

 MIND-BODY SKILLS GROUP— Practical skills to deal with life’s stressors        

This experiential group gives participants tools for self-care to deal with such issues as stress, anxiety, depression, grief or pain management. Participants will learn and practice such skills as mindfulness, meditation, and understanding emotions. The group is intended to be supportive, but is not a replacement for therapy. This group will be facilitated by Heidi Droessler, LCSW.

Day: Th Date: 10/9-11/20  Time: 6-7:00 pm Weeks: 7 Fee: $15R/$85 NR

POSITIVE DISCIPLINE—A practical approach to parenting children 3-13
Positive Discipline is a program designed to teach children to become responsible, respectful and resourceful member of the family. This parenting approach is based on the understanding that the best discipline teaches and the parents are the teachers. Parents will review such challenges as how to defuse power struggles, build on strengths, bridge communication and much more. This program will be taught be a certified instructor and family therapist.

Day: Th Date: 11/6-12/4 Time: 7-8:30 pm Weeks: 4 Childcare: 2-12 Fee+:$15R/$55 NR

 MENTAL ILLNESS SUPPORT & EDUCATION GROUPS

The groups are nationally recognized programs for individuals with family members living with mental illness. The BASIC Group is for parents of children (0-18) with brain disorders (depression, bipolar, OCD, etc.) and the Family-to-Family Group is for adult members. The courses are free and consist of a series of 12 weekly classes addressing such issues as the effect of the mental illness, impact on family members, problem-solving, coping and self-care skills. Each class is taught by the National Association for the Mentally Ill (NAMI) volunteers and take place at our Youth Services office.       For more information and registration, visit www.namilake-il.org.

 

The fee for parenting programs is per couple. This allows a spouse or co-parent to attend the same group. One workbook per couple. Need-based scholarships available. All groups are held at 100 S. Greenleaf St,, Gurnee. No classes the week of March 24-28. Childcare may be available-must be request at the time of registration

 

PARENTING AND ADULT WORKSHOPS

These one evenings workshops can be registered at www.workshopfall14.eventbrite.com
  • 1-2-3 MAGIC
  • OVERCOMING THE STIGMA--UNDERSTANDING DEPRESSION AND ANXIETY IN YOUTH
  • CREATING MOTIVATED AND RESPONSIBLE KIDS!-- A WORKSHOP FOR PARENTS OF CHILDREN ANY AGE
  • I DON'T WANT TO LOOSE YOU--STAYING CONNECTED TO YOUR CHILDREN AFTER DIVORCE
 
 
 

 

 


 

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Have questions about PARENTING AND ADULT PROGRAMS-FALL 2014? Contact Warren Township Youth & Family Services

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Warren Township Youth & Family Services
100 S. Greenleaf
Gurnee, 60031


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Warren Township Youth & Family Services

Providing services to youth and families in Warren Township, including parenting classes,2 teen centers, youth programs and free counseling services. Some services also available to non-residents. Contact 847-244-1101 ext. *401 or visit our website at www.warrentownship.net/youth-and-family-services.

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