Parents

Ongoing Parenting Opportunities

  1. Safeguarding All of God’s Family Training – Various dates, times, and locations. Every volunteer 18 years and older working with children or youth must attend one of these trainings. In addition, volunteers must read and sign the Code of Ethical Standards. Finally, volunteers must agree to complete a background check by signing the Authorization Form. Free. Register at http://www.archmil.org/offices/safeguarding.htm.

 

 

New Parenting Opportunities   

  1. A Group Workshop for Parents of Teens! – Mondays at 8 pm at 6110 N. Port Washington Road. Get the tools you need to stay connected and support your teens’ mental health. These one hour workshops begin with education on the day’s topic and end with a chance to ask questions. Feb 6 = Anxiety, Feb 13 = Depression, and Feb 20 = Teen Culture. Cost is $25 each week. Led by Zach Meyer, MA, LPC. To register, contact Zach at zach@neumapsych.com or (414) 207-6131.

 

  1. Screening of Resilience: the Biology of Stress & the Science of Hope – Wednesday, February 15 from 7 to 8:30 pm at the Shorewood High School Theater. The documentary chronicles the birth of a new movement among pediatricians, therapists, educators, and communities who are using cutting-edge brain science to disrupt cycles of violence, addiction, and disease. Based on the research of the Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACE) Study. Sponsored by REDgen. View the trailer at co/resilience. Free, but need to reserve at ticket at tugg.com/events/free-screening.

 

  1. Our Kids are NOT Broken: A Workshop to Help our Children Thrive – Tuesday, March 21 from 8:30 to 11:45 am at the Harry and Rose Samson Family JCC in Whitefish Bay. Join us as we gain insights from Dr. Kenneth Ginsburg, MD, MS Ed, a pediatrician and professor specializing in Adolescent Medicine in Pennsylvania. Let’s build on the strength of our teenagers by fostering their internal resilience! A continental breakfast will be served. Free, but need to RSVP at com/j85hszo.

 

Check back often for updates!