What’s New?

In partnership with the Dyslexia Action Group of Naperville, the Fox Valley Institute will lead a panel discussion on Coping Strategies for kids with dyslexia and their families. The discussion will be November, 11, 2015 from 7:00-9:00pm and will examine the emotional impact of dyslexia on the child, parent, and family.

A NEW Early Recovery Support Group for adolescents, led by Jenny Wager, LCPC, CADC, will meet Wednesday evenings from 7:30-8:30pm. This group would be appropriate for adolescents 12-18, who recently have become sober from alcohol, drugs, or other addictions and need ongoing weekly support and accountability. For more details, or to register, please email [email protected] or call 630.718.0717 ext. 233.

Dr. Laura Bokar, LMFT, LCPC, ACS, will be a guest presenter for the Young Professionals Network (YPN) on Wednesday, November, 11, 2015. Laura’s presentation entitled “Six Critical Needs of a Successful Relationship” provides useful information to help identify the six critical needs everyone has to build better and stronger relationships – bosses, co-workers, customers, clients, friends and yes, even with family. These six needs we ALL have – no matter our age, race, or gender. One can know themselves better, as well as understand the people in their lives.

On Thursday, October 15, 2015, Cheryl Frommelt, LCPC, LMFT, and Jennifer Logston, MSW, LCSW, presented “Mental Health For Attorneys” at DuPage County Bar Association Basic Skills for New Attorney’s Seminar to local attorneys. They provided practical ways to manage stress associated with this area of expertise.