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In This Announcement
|CHEC FRC Offers Spanish Parenting Class|
|CUIDAR Offers New Parenting Class|
|CARES Shares Social Skills Groups|
|ASK Invites You to PEERS|
CHEC Family Resource Center Offers Parenting Class
8 week Parenting Class for Parents with children ages 5-12.
**Classes are in Spanish
When: Mondays, January 23, 2011 through March 12, 2011
Time: 5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Where: CHEC Family Resource Center
27412 Calle Arroyo
San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675
Facilitator: LuzElena Pinzon, MSW, Mental Health Counselor
CUIDAR: Offers New Classes
CUIDAR Offers COPE Parenting Classes:
Do you ever feel frustrated as a parent or are you concerned about your child's behavior? If you have a preschool-age child(3-5 years), we have a program for you. CUIDAR offers a 10-week program intended to help parents find effective solutions to common behavior challenges while getting to know other families in the community. New parenting classes beginning in January!
CARES Shares Social Skills Groups
CARES is pleased to announce enrollment in
Social Skills Groups for children ages 8-12 and adolescents ages 13-17
starting mid-January 2012
8-12 year old groups will utilize the empirically supported
UCLA Children's Friendship Training (CFT) Program curriculum
The CFT program is parent-assisted, with concurrent parent groups held each week. Parent participation is required.
Adolescent groups will utilize the empirically supported
UCLA PEERS Program curriculum
(as seen in the November 22nd, 2010 issue of People Magazine)
The PEERS program is parent-assisted, with concurrent parent groups held each week. Parent participation is required.
The groups will address such topics as:
Appropriate use of humor
Choosing appropriate friends
Participating in peer get-togethers
Bullying, teasing, and embarrassment
CFT groups run for 12 weeks (Mondays 4:00-5:00 pm)
PEERS groups run for 14 weeks (Mondays 5:30-7:00 pm)
For more information please contact:
Michaela Ene, Ph.D.
Tal Feingold, M.A., LMFT
ASK Invites You to PEERS
ASK Cordially Invites You to PEERS: The Art of Making Friends on January 12, 2012!
Join us for a FREE presentation on ASK PEERS for TEENS
Learn how ASK PEERS for TEENS will help you and your teens master the art of making friends! Seize the opportunity to talk to Dr. Alexander Gantman (former Assistant Director of the UCLA PEERS Program) and Kimberly Orliczky (Board Certified Behavior Analyst) about this highly successful program.
This presentation is open to all families interested in PEERS that have not had the chance to apply. Bring your questions, Q&A session following the presentation!
When: Thursday January 12, 2012
Location: ASK Office
We look forward to meeting you