Week of March 1, 2021

Date Event Location Contact
JVS Career & Employment

1:30-2:30pm

JVS Career & Employment

JVS Career Services Resume Workshop is now being offered online.
Be ready for the next job opportunity, whether you're just starting out, need a complete revision or just want to update and refresh your existing resume, this workshop is for you. Learn about resume styles, formatting, branding, taglines and more, all essential elements to a resume which will land you an interview.

JVS Career & Employment
JVS Career & Employment
Chelsea Sammarco
ChelseaSammarco@JCFS.org
Counseling & Psychological Services

4:30-5:30pm

Counseling & Psychological Services

As we continue to exist in a “socially distanced” world, we are eager to provide your child with an opportunity for safe socialization and support around navigating friendships and emotions. This year we are planning to offer groups for children over telehealth (video). Our plan this year is for our groups to start in late October and run through the 2020-2021 school year with breaks over holidays.

Counseling & Psychological Services
Counseling & Psychological Services
Hannah Aron
HannahAron@JCFS.org
Jewish Community Programs

6-7:30pm

Jewish Community Programs

This program will provide an educational forum and a venue for exchange of ideas and concerns, assisting providers and volunteers in providing this essential service.

Other topics that will be addressed include:

Jewish Community Programs
Jewish Community Programs
Professional & Community Training

9-10:30am

Professional & Community Training

This seminar will provide participants with a basic, yet practical understanding of cognitive and behavioral principles and models that inform CBT treatment. CBT case conceptualizations will be highlighted, along with CBT key features including session structure and agenda setting, guided discovery, cognitive restructuring, behavioral experiments, and exposure treatment. Work with clients who have anxiety and depressive disorders will used to promote integration of CBT treatment tools and strategies.

Professional & Community Training
Professional & Community Training
Tracey Kite
TraceyKite@JCFS.org
Counseling & Psychological Services

4:30-5:30pm

Counseling & Psychological Services

As we continue to exist in a “socially distanced” world, we are eager to provide your child with an opportunity for safe socialization and support around navigating friendships and emotions. This year we are planning to offer groups for children over telehealth (video). Our plan this year is for our groups to start in late October and run through the 2020-2021 school year with breaks over holidays.

Counseling & Psychological Services
Counseling & Psychological Services
Hannah Aron
HannahAron@JCFS.org
Support Groups

4:30-5:30pm

Support Groups

A comfortable and safe place for adults who feel alone or isolated to meet and talk with others experiencing similar feelings. We will facilitate mutual support through encouragement, hopefulness, and companionship. To register please email Nina Henry.

Can't make it on a Tuesday? Time to talk is also available on Wednesdays.

Support Groups
Support Groups
Nina Henry
NinaHenry@JCFS.org
Counseling & Psychological Services

4:30-5:30pm

Counseling & Psychological Services

As we continue to exist in a “socially distanced” world, we are eager to provide your child with an opportunity for safe socialization and support around navigating friendships and emotions. This year we are planning to offer groups for children over telehealth (video). Our plan this year is for our groups to start in late October and run through the 2020-2021 school year with breaks over holidays.

Counseling & Psychological Services
Counseling & Psychological Services
Hannah Aron
HannahAron@JCFS.org
Support Groups

3-4pm

Support Groups

A comfortable and safe place for adults who feel alone or isolated to meet and talk with others experiencing similar feelings.

We will facilitate mutual support through encouragement, hopefulness, and companionship.

For more Information, to register and to receive a Zoom link, email Laurie Garber-Amram. This series is free and open to the public. 

Support Groups
Support Groups
Laurie Garber-Amram
LaurieGarber-Amram@JCFS.org
Professional & Community Training

9am-12pm

Professional & Community Training

This time of unprecedented change has left many of us and our clients overwhelmed. Learn about the specific challenges of change. How do we strengthen ourselves, our work and our clients by demonstrating resilience and focusing on the opportunities of change instead of its dangers?

Fee: $30, includes 3 CEU’s for social workers, psychologists, and counselors. Free for JCFS Staff.

Registration is required to attend. Register Today

Learning Objectives:

Professional & Community Training
Professional & Community Training
Samantha Spolter
SamanthaSpolter@JCFS.org
HIAS Immigration & Citizenship

4-5:30pm

HIAS Immigration & Citizenship

Join the Chicago Jewish Coalition for Refugees (CJCR) and congregations and individuals from across the state as we affirm our obligation to welcome the stranger and take action to support refugees and asylum seekers.

Welcome

  • Rabbi Debra Newman-Kamin of Am Yisrael

Panel presentation moderated by Rabbi Bruce Elder of Congregation Hakafa 

HIAS Immigration & Citizenship
HIAS Immigration & Citizenship
Jessica Schaffer
JessicaSchaffer@JCFS.org