EFFECTIVE PARENTING- A four session group to help parents learn what they can do to raise a happy, motivated and well behaved child. For parents of children ages 2 to 10 years. Topics include: how to; nurture self esteem, encourage problem solving, increase communication and set appropriate limits and discipline. Tuesday February 3/16 from 7 to 9 p.m. at 4600 Bathurst St. -Lipa Green Centre
THE CHALLENGE OF ANGER FOR WOMEN- A six session group for women to learn how to express their anger in an assertive, non- aggressive way. Wednesday February 4/16 from 7:30 to 9 p.m. at 4600 Bathurst St.- Lipa Green Centre.
PARENTING THE CHILD/TEEN WITH ADHD-This is a four week group for parents of children or teens diagnosed with ADHD who are wanting to learn more about ADHD and develop strategies for assisting their children at home and at school as well as effective discipline strategies. Wednesday February 17/16 from 7 to 9 p.m. at 4600 Bathurst St.- Lipa Green Centre.
HIGH CONFLICT DIVORCE- A workshop for parents wanting to develop strategies and techniques to deal with a High Conflict situation and help to lessen the impact of that conflict on their children. This workshop is not for individuals in an abusive situation. Tuesday February 23/16 at 4600 Bathurst St. – Lipa Green Centre from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.As with all of our programs, registration is required. Our groups and workshops are open to all members of the community regardless of cultural, religious and/or racial background and we offer a sliding scale for those who require reductions. For more information or to register please call Shawna Sidney at 416-638-7800 Ext # 6215 or go to our website at www.jfandcs.com/groups