Community Corner

Connect Parent Group March 2020

Alberta Heartland PCN and FCSS will be hosting a Connect Parent Group starting March 11th – May 13th at City Hall in the Lang Room (10005-102 Street) from 6:00pm – 7:30pm.

Connect Parent Group Info.

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The 5 Love Languages of Children

Danyelle Lynch, registered psychologist, will help you develop a better understanding of how adults and children express and experience love. Explore how your child’s attachment style, temperament, and personality can be used to parent in an effective, supportive, loving, and fun way.

The 5 Love Languages- information and registration

Worry Warriors Program

Thrive Teens Counselling is offering their winter session of their Worry Warriors program - Helping children learn skills for managing worry, anxiety, stress and friendships. This 6 week Sherwood Park program is now open for registration. Program information and registration can be found here:

Worry Warriors registration

Breaking the Cycle of Anxiety

Anxiety is one of the most common mental health complaints in children and teens today.
This session will distinguish between normal anxiety and anxiety that is no longer helpful or productive. It will help caregivers to identify signs that a child or adolescent is experiencing
problems with anxiety. Caregivers will gain step by step strategies to assist their child/teen to manage their anxiety and improve their mental health. Resources for parents will be provided as well as tools designed to reduce anxiety.

Registration Information

Caregiver Education Series

Alberta Health Services' Caregiver Education Series is now open for winter registration!

Caregiver Education Series

The Bridge Wellness Hub for Youth

The Bridge is a youth-centered facility offering to help youth
 navigate the complicated world of health and social support
 services. Our programs will empower youth and young adults
 through easier access to social services, recreational,
 educational, and wellness supports.

Programs and Services

Circle of Security

Are you being challenged with your child’s behaviour?
Do you feel like you are often in conflict with your child?
Are you wanting to learn more about the emotional needs of your child?

Tuesday Evenings starting
October 1 to 29, 2019
6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Circle of Security

Childhood Anxiety: Understanding and Helping Children Heal

Anxiety has many faces, and at this workshop parents, caregivers, and professionals
will learn about the psychological and physiological roots of anxiety, why it is on the
rise in our children, and what to do to help children better manage it.
Wednesday, October 9, 2019
6:00pm - 9:00pm
Boys & Girls Club

Childhood Anxiety

Connect Parent Group

Do you ever feel that your pre-teen doesn’t listen to you?
Do you sometimes even feel pushed away? Do parents matter?

Connect is a FREE 9-week program to support parents of preteens (ages 10-14). Parents meet in groups of 10-16 with two
trained group leaders.
Wednesdays starting October 2 until December 4, 2019

Connect Parent Group

The Hold Me Tight Program

Learn the essential conversations for a successful relationship which will include
private exercises with your partner and watching video demonstations.
These tools will help you to understand and improve your relationship with your partner.

Saturday, November 2, 2019
9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Sunday, November 3, 2019
9:00 am to 5:00 pm

Hold Me Tight Program

Children Youth & Families, Addiction and Mental Health Walk-In Clinic

Alberta Health Services is offering Solution-Focused Therapy to children, youth and their parent/guardian who want to initiate change on a walk-in basis.

Alberta Health Services Walk-In Clinics