Roots Family Project presents: “PARENT UNIVERSITY WEEKEND”
Workshops built to enhance the parent you already are and refresh the skills you already have.
WHEN: November 9-11, 2012
WHERE: NOVO: Renewing Joy in Life, LLC
104 South Second Avenue, St. Charles, IL 60174
630-297-3617 ~ www.novocounsel.com
Friday, November 9, 2012 ~ 6-7:30 pm ~ Open House "Coffee Talk"
Meet our NOVO presenters, Becky Gosain, MA, LCPC and Jennifer Dowling, LCSW and join our discussion about challenges of being a parent in today's world.
Saturday, November 10, 2012 ~ 9 am-12 pm ~ "Parenting"
Understanding your parenting styles and how to best meet your and your child/adolescent's needs, including boundary-setting, appropriate negotiation, open communication and more.
Saturday, November 10, 2012 ~ 2 pm-5 pm "Co-Parenting"
Helping parents (whether married or divorced, regardless of residing in the same or separate households)
learn to co-parent to support your child/adolescent's healthy emotional development.
You will learn the importance of communicating effectively and being on the same "parenting page."
Sunday, November 11, 2012 ~ 1 pm-4 pm ~ "Parenting Children and Adolescents with Special Needs"
Development of strategies to address the challenges of parenting a child or adolescent with special needs, including coping strategies for parents, self-care for the care-giver and maintaining your own mental, physical and emotional health.
All-inclusive weekend workshop fee is $250 OR $100/workshop, if not interested in attending the entire weekend.
Couples attending together can inquire about discount pricing for the weekend or single workshops by contacting our office.
For more information and to register, please call 630-297-3617. Space is limited, so be sure to register by November 4th.
"We at NOVO: Renewing Joy in Life are invested in meeting your family's needs and we welcome your feedback regarding future topics or presentations that you'd be interested in being a part of."