Teens: Depression & Mood Swings...When Is It More Than Hormones?
Join Tamara Langhoff, RN, MS, CPNP, provider at the Treffert Clinic, as she addresses teen tantrums, depression and mood swings, and when symptoms are more than usual and a medical evaluation might be helpful. Preregistration is required. Limited to the first 25 registrants. When:Thursday, August 18, 2016, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Where: Treffert Library, 371 E. First Street, Fond du Lac Cost: $5 Register here
The Disease of Addiction Duel Diagnosis, The Individual and The Family by Ms. Jennifer Laning, CSAC, IDPAT
Date: Tuesday, August 9 6:30 p.m. Location: The Stayer Center dining room at Marian University, S National Ave, Fond du Lac, WI 54935 Cost: FREE Details: Jennifer Laning provides out-patient treatment as an AODA Counselor at the Fond du Lac County Department Of Community Programs.She is trained to provide services to individuals, couples, groups, and families who struggle with addictions.About a third of all people experiencing mental illnesses and about half of people living with severe mental illnesses also experience substance abuse. These statistics are mirrored in the substance abuse community, where about a third of all alcohol abusers and more than half of all drug abusers report experiencing a mental illness
Treffert Center Children's Social Communication Program Three to Six Year Olds
NAMI Basics: For Any Parent or Primary Caregiver of a Child or Adolescent Living with Mental Illness
NAMI Basics offers education and support. Taught by parents who have lived similar experiences with their own children, NAMI Basics is a free, six 2 1/2 hour sessions, educational program that provides learning and practical insight for families.
When: Begins Tuesday, July 19 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm for 6 weeks(July 19 - August 23) Where:21 E. 2nd St. Ste 104, Fond du Lac Cost:FREE Details: NAMI Basics is a 6-week education program for parents and family caregivers of children and teens who have social, emotional or behavioral challenges with or without a diagnosis.
Youth Mental Health First Aid Summer Training opportunities!
TRAINING DESCRIPTION: Youth Mental Health First Aid is designed to teach people who have frequent contact with youth how to assist a young person who may be in the early stages of developing a mental health problem or in a mental health crisis.
DATE:August 10th & 11th TIME: Registration - 7:30am Training Time - 8:00am-12:00pm (Both Days) LOCATION:Fond du Lac School District Administration Building
Speaking About Suicide: C o n n e c t i n g T r a u m a - I n f o r m e d C a r e t o S u i c i d e P r e v e n t i o n, Presented by Leah Harris, MA, Shifa Consulting Date: Thursday, October 13, 2016 Location: Marian University Stayer Center, 45 S. National Avenue, Fond du Lac Cost: General Admission $50. Space is limited. Day of walk-ins will be accepted if the session is not at capacity. Register online at agnesian.com/CME
Schedule: 7:45 a.m. - Check In/Coffee 8:30 to 11:45 a.m. - First Session 11:45 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. - Lunch Break (Box lunch will be provided.) 12:30 to 4 p.m. - Second Session
Learning Objectives: After the training, participants will be able to: Define “trauma,” and recognize its impacts; Discuss what is meant by “trauma-informed suicide prevention.”; Identify the six key principles of trauma-informed approaches; Identify strategies for applying trauma-informed approaches.
NAMI Family Support Group Date: Montlhy on the third Thursday at 6:30 p.m. Details: This gathering is offered monthly by NAMI affiliates, free of charge, in a confidential and safe setting at Friendship Corner and is run by volunteer facilitators who are also family members living with mental health challenges in their lives. Group discussion and interaction will be encouraged.
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Disclaimer: The information we provide over the internet is not intended as a substitute for professional mental health or medical advice. You should not use this information to diagnose or develop a treatment plan for a behavioral, emotional, medical, or mental health issue without consulting a qualified mental health or medical professional. If you are in a crisis or emergency situation, please call 911.