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Stress Management for Parents

PARENTS, learn how to reduce your stress so that you may help your child develop healthy coping skills. Alanna Voloshin, LCSW is intensively trained in Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, and has dedicated the past five years to working with adolescents in the Transitional Living Program at Silver Hill Hospital, and the past year and half working in the Adolescent Intensive Outpatient Program, which are both Dialectical Behavior Therapy based programs.
Upon receiving her Master of Social Work degree from Simmons College, she functioned as a Residential Counselor for the Transitional Living program and after receiving her clinical license became the Program Manager for the Adolescent Intensive Outpatient Program. This program is part of the Coffee and Conversations Parent Series and co-sponsored with Silver Hill Hospital. Oct. 20
7:30 to 9 p.m.
The Depot Darien Youth Center, 25 Heights Road
Please RSVP, http://ccstressmanagement102016.eventbrite.com
The Depot Darien Youth Center welcomes all Darien-resident middle and high school youth from MMS, DHS, private schools and home schooled to create new programs, join programs and activities, and access resources. Continue Reading →

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Successful Study Skills 4 Students

For Middle & High School Students
In 3-sessions, your student will learn evidence-based easy-to-implement strategies and systems to be active, engaged and successful in school.  In this workshop, your student will learn how to study, organize, manage time, prepare for tests and use executive functioning strategies – essential skills for today’s academic rigor. For more information on this workshop, click here. Saturdays, October 8, 15, 22, 2016
Middle School: 9:30 am – 11:30 am
High School: Noon – 2:30 pm

Don’t wait to register! Our summer workshops were full! Register Now:  http://enroll.successfulstudyskills4students.com/enroll/depot

*         3-session 7.5 hour workshop is $395
*         All class size limited to 15
*         Workshops include all in-class and at-home study materials, as well as a parent review email sent after each session. Continue Reading →

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SAT or ACT? Let’s Make a Plan! College Test Prepping Presentation

Join us for a presentation on navigating the world of college test prep. Lynn Carnegie has helped thousands of parents learn the differences between the SAT and the ACT, when to take SAT Subject Tests, and how to prepare for these tests. Parents and students are welcome at this free presentation! (more…) Continue Reading →

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SAT or ACT? Let’s Make a Plan! Presentation on College Test Prepping

Join us for a presentation on navigating the world of college test prep. Lynn Carnegie has helped thousands of parents learn the differences between the SAT and the ACT, when to take SAT Subject Tests, and how to prepare for these tests. Parents and students are welcome at this free presentation! (more…) Continue Reading →

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Successful Study Skills for Students

Just in time before school starts! In just three sessions, your middle and/or high school student will learn evidence-based easy-to-implement strategies and systems to be active, engaged and successful in school. Your student will learn how to study, organize, manage time, prepare for tests and use executive functioning strategies – all essential skills for today’s academic rigor. For more information and registration, please visit http://www.successfulstudyskills4students.com/depot/
*         Tue, Wed, Thu, Aug 23, 24, 25, 2016*         Middle School: 9:00 am – 11:30 am

*         High School: 12:00 pm – 2:30 pm

*         Class size limited to 15. *         The 7.5 hour workshop is $395

*         Register with a sibling or friend and get a 10% discount. *         All in-class and at-home study materials included. Continue Reading →

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