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Bystander Intervention Training:
Learn how to intervene as an advocate and ally.

Quick Tips for Online Safety in 30 Minutes

Cómo mantener a sus hijos seguros en Internet:
Una presentación en 30 minutos.

Understanding Your Child's Social, Emotional and Behavioral Needs during COVID-19:
Practical information for parents on how to stay safe and sane during these challenging times.

Helping your Anxious Teens and Children during the COVID-19 Pandemic:
Impact and practical strategies to help your anxious child. With therapist Alison Koehler, LCPC. Alison facilitates the Youth Services group “Parenting the Anxious Child” and has worked as a child and family therapist for nearly 25 years.

Helping Young Children Handle Big Feelings:
THE RECORDING OF THIS VIDEO STARTED A FEW MINUTES AFTER THE START OF THE WORKSHOP.
This workshop will address your child’s emotional and social development, emotional awareness, self-regulation, responding to anxiety and the development of calming behaviors. Presented by Adriana Argueta, LCPC, of Gurnee Counseling Center. This Workshop was brought to you by Gurnee Counseling Center, Gurnee Park District and Warren Township Youth and Family Services.

Chill Skills with Becky:
Grades K-2.

Chill Skills with Becky:
Grades 3-5.

How to Discuss Difficult Topics with your Children during COVID-19 and Beyond:
In the age of COVID-19 every parent is confronted by the challenge of discussing difficult issues with their children. Staff from Zacharias Center will join host Adam Krieger for a frank and practical discussion on how to address challenging and sensitive topics in a way that feels safe, supportive and encourages open dialogue. This workshop is great for parents of school age children.  

Boxed in, Blue and Bewildered
Self-Care for Parents During COVID-19:

Part 1.

Boxed in, Blue and Bewildered
Self-Care for Parents During COVID-19:

Part 2.

College in the Age of COVID-19:
An interview about making college and
career choices given the uncertainty of the fall term and beyond.

Youth Mental Health First Aid:
with the Lake County Health Department.

Raising Anti-Racist Children: 
A discussion for parents and caregivers.

Diversity Dialogue: 
Professional Training
Moving from Cultural Competency to Cultural Humility.

PARENTING IN UNCERTAIN TIMES:
Helping Parents and Children Deal with Anxiety.

La Escuela y el COVID-19:
Cómo manejar la Ansiedad.

Preparing our Children for Success in Challenging Times:
Panel discussion.

POSITIVE PSYCHOLOGY IN THE AGE OF COVID:
A workshop on positive thinking and how parents can empower kids during challenging times.

Don't try harder, try different:
Managing Anxiety and Stress.

Parenting while Grieving during COVID-19 & Beyond

Nurturing Motivation: 
Creating conversations and environments that spark engagement.

Actively Engaging Students During a Pandemic:
Professional Training
Responding to School Refusal, Anxiety & Avoidant Behaviors.

Keeping your Child Engaged in (Virtual) School:
Responding to their high frustration and low motivation.

Manteniendo a su hijo comprometido con la escuela (virtualmente):
Respondiendo a su alta frustración y baja motivación.

Text-A-Tip:
Crisis helpline 24/7, 365 days a year.

Parenting in Challenging Times:
Part 1: Knowing the Impact of Traumatic Stress.

Parenting in Challenging Times:
Part 2: Creating a Safe Place.

Parenting in Challenging Times:
Part 3: Taking Care of Yourself.

Parenting in Challenging Times:
Part 4: Teaching Coping and Resiliency Skills.

Understanding Credit Reports and Credit Scores:
Learn about what is a credit score, factors that influence your score, how to interpreter, check and manage your credit.

The ‘Ins and Outs’ of Personal Bankruptcy:
Learn about the different types of personal bankruptcy, consequences of filing for bankruptcy and alternatives.