“How Difficult Can This Be? The F.A.T. City Workshop” Video Presentation by Author Rick Lavoie, M.A., M.Ed.

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REGISTER NOW This unique and interactive program allows participants to experience the Frustration, Anxiety, and Tension that children with learning disabilities face in their daily lives. See how teachers, social workers, psychologists, parents, and friends who have participated in Richard Lavoie's workshop reflect upon their experience and how it changed their approach to children with […]

Success in Co-Parenting and Blending Families

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REGISTER NOW Co-parenting can be very stressful and emotional. Join us to learn more about what some blended families encounter, such as significant parenting differences, false expectations as to what the relationships and family life will look like, how to manage emotions and work on challenges, and how to seek outside help when needed. We […]

“The Motivation Breakthrough: Six Secrets to Turning on the Tuned Out Child” by Author Rick Lavoie, M.A., M.Ed.

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REGISTER NOW This video workshop explores proven techniques, strategies, and scripts - based on six possible motivational styles - that will revolutionize how teachers and parents inspire children to succeed and achieve. Rick Lavoie explodes common myths and gives specific advice for motivating children. The G.E.A.R. Parent Network, a Crisis & Counseling Centers program, is […]

Parent Support Group

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REGISTER NOW For parents or caregivers of children/youth with emotional or behavioral health concerns, it is held virtually the first and third Wednesday of each month (for July & August only) from 1-2:30 p.m. and in September, will return to every week Wednesdays 1-2:30 p.m. Follow the link to register to join us for this […]

ADHD 101 – What We Want to Know but Forgot to Ask!

Boys and Girls Club of Bangor 161 Davis Road, Bangor, ME, United States

This workshop will offer a framework to help us understand Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder, its causes, how to diagnose it, who can diagnose it, its symptoms, what helps and supports it, and treatment and management. Come and join the conversation as we journey together toward greater success. The G.E.A.R. Parent Network, a Crisis & Counseling Centers’ […]

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Basic Advocacy! How to advocate for what your kids need!

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REGISTER NOW What does it mean to be a good advocate? Many parents and caregivers have faced challenges in getting their child’s or youth’s behavioral health and educational needs met. It is important to have your heart in the right place, but it is only the beginning. Knowing that the advocacy process doesn’t need to […]

Parent Support Group

Zoom

REGISTER NOW For parents or caregivers of children/youth with emotional or behavioral health concerns, it is held virtually the first and third Wednesday of each month (for July & August only) from 1-2:30 p.m. and in September, will return to every week Wednesdays 1-2:30 p.m. Follow the link to register to join us for this […]

Do You Speak Teen? ‘mnE Ps dnt bleev der is a gNR8N d/c b/t em n thr teen

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REGISTER NOW Communicating with teens today is more challenging than ever, but not impossible! This workshop will explore modern technology and give you new ideas for peeking into your teen’s world. The framework of the 40 Developmental Assets® will also be shared. Minneapolis-based Search Institute® has identified 40 building blocks of healthy development—known as “developmental […]

Parent Support Group

Zoom

REGISTER NOW For parents or caregivers of children/youth with emotional or behavioral health concerns, it is held virtually the first and third Wednesday of each month (for July & August only) from 1-2:30 p.m. and in September, will return to every week Wednesdays 1-2:30 p.m. Follow the link to register to join us for this […]

What Disabilities Qualify for Special Education Under IDEA?

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REGISTER NOW This workshop will provide an overview of children’s disabilities, special education qualifying conditions under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA), and possible accommodations to make your child’s school experience successful. We also will review local and statewide resources available to your child and family. The G.E.A.R. Parent Network, a Crisis & Counseling […]

Parent Support Group

Zoom

REGISTER NOW For parents or caregivers of children/youth with emotional or behavioral health concerns, it is held virtually the first and third Wednesday of each month (for July & August only) from 1-2:30 p.m. and in September, will return to every week Wednesdays 1-2:30 p.m. Follow the link to register to join us for this […]

Recognizing the Signs of Suicide Risk and Navigating the System of Care

Boys and Girls Club of Bangor 161 Davis Road, Bangor, ME, United States

Suicide is a significant concern in Maine and nationwide, and we can do something about it. Join us in learning how to recognize early signs of potentially elevated suicide risk, suicide statistics in Maine/Nationally, what risk assessments are, and common terms you may hear providers use, in addition to navigating the system of care to […]

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