Anxiety & Depression in Adopted Children

When: 11/14
10:00 am - 11:30 am

Where: The Theraplay Institute
1840 Oak Ave. Suite 320
Evanston, IL

Facilitated by two seasoned therapists, Jorie Sigesmund, LCSW, program manager at The Theraplay Instistute, and  Judy Stigger, LCSW, adoption therapist at The Cradle, this workshop will address:

  • the incidence of depression and anxiety in our (adopted / foster care) kids
  • the role of early trauma and how it can play out over time
  • what depression and/or anxiety looks like at different ages and stages
  • how  understanding our own feelings  and reactions as parents can aid in empathizing with our children and help all of us interact more effectively
  • how to help kids develop more coping tools
  • when to consider professional help

Come learn how to recognize and begin to address anxiety or depression in your child.

For more information contact [email protected].  Click here for event registration.

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