Calendar

November

Parenting is a Journey, Don’t go Alone.
November 15, 2016 - February 7, 2017
Tuesdays,
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Raising children has always been demanding, and our current culture has its own challenges (social media, competition, culture of protecting kids from discomfort).  Meet monthly with other parents, using parenting book(s) and discussion to keep trying to be the best parent you can be....

January

January 22, 2017
Sunday,
11:00 am - 12:00 pm

You think you want to raise an “emotionally healthy boy” but what does that mean?  What is emotional health?  What should you do?  Do you buy him dolls, teach him to cook?  What if other kids make fun of him?  Why does it feel so hard, and sometimes so wrong?  Learn...

Featuring: "A Man Called Ove" by Fredrik Bachman
January 26, 2017
Thursday,
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

The Help and Healing Workshops utilize tools (such as books, music, art and mindfulness) to facilitate the healing process for those dealing with loss. Join us to discuss this best selling novel about Ove a man who...

A Training For Professionals
January 31, 2017
Tuesday,
9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Sexual abuse and sexual assault often have a profound impact on the sexuality of survivors and of their partners. Many survivors find healing through therapy and other means, yet challenging relationships with sex often go unaddressed. Bringing together elements from the fields of sex therapy...

Making and Keeping Friends
January 31, 2017 - March 21, 2017
Tuesdays,
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

This group is offered to children ages 8-13 who are experiencing difficulty in their social environment. The group provides a space for hands-on learning based on Michelle Garcia Winner's Social Thinking® approach. 

January 31, 2017 - March 21, 2017
Tuesday,
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Group Firefly uses a fun and engaging activity-based approach for teaching and practicing Michelle Garcia Winner's Social Thinking(R)...

February

Co-Sponsored by Healing Hearts Northwest Suburban Jewish Grief Support
February 7, 2017 - March 21, 2017
Tuesdays,
10:00 am - 11:30 pm

This group is for those who are mourning the loss of their spouse or partner within the past year and a half.

February 12, 2017
Sunday,
10:00 am - 11:30 am

Join us for this presentation which will include information about important internet safety tips and helpful conversation starters to engage your tweens and teens around this pressing issue.

February 15, 2017
Wednesday,
6:15 pm - 7:15 pm

Join us for part two on navigating conversations with your children about social media. We’ll review some basics of social media usage among youth, provide updates on any new trends, and discuss any successes and challenges you may have encountered with strategies like the family technology...

A Training For Professionals
February 16, 2017
Thursday,
9:15 am - 12:30 pm

An understanding of...