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.
Please note that some programs are at no charge for Warren Township residents, while others have an non-resident charge. 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.
- Register Online
- Print Registration Form and mail/drop off
ALL PROGRAMS, UNLESS OTHERWISE SPECIFIED, 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 5 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 use the facilitator and participants to problem-solve.|
|Day: T Date: 10/15-11/12 Time: 7-8:30 pm Weeks: 5 Childcare: 2-12 Fee+:$20/$65 NR|
|1-2-3 Magic™— For parents of children 2-10|
|The award-winning 1-2-3 Magic program provides practical and easy-to-learn parenting techniques that WORK. Using three simple steps, parent can learn to better control negative behavior, encourage good behavior and strengthen relationships. The relaxed presentation involves 2 sessions, with a week in between. This group is facilitated by Ellen Belluomini, LCSW and doctoral candidate. Ms. Belluominin has over 20 years experience providing therapy, isa staff therapist at youth services and teachs at a number of local universities and colleges.|
|Day: Sat Date: 10/19 and 11/2 Time: 10-Noon Weeks: 2 Childcare: 2-12 Fee+:$10/$45 NR|
|THE SEVEN PRINCIPLES FOR COUPLES— Research based principles to a better relationship|
|The material in this group is based on nearly 40 years of research on what creates a more meaningful connection, deeper intimacy and respectful partnership. The exercises will focus on friendship building, resolving core conflicts, understanding hidden dreams within the conflicts and more. Must attend as a couple. The material from this group presented by Adam Krieger, LCSW, and based on the material of John Gottman. Mr. Krieger has completed all 3 levels of Gottman training.|
|Day: M Date: 10/28-11/11 Time: 6-7:30 pm Weeks: 3 Childcare: 2-12 Fee: $20/$65 NR|
The fee for all programs is per couple. This allows a spouse or co-parent to attend the same group. One workbook per couple.
PARENTING AND ADULT WORKSHOPS
|These one evenings workshops can be registered at www.workshopfall2013.eventbrite.com|
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.