Calm Kids, Happy Families

Do you have a child who...

  • Has a hard time calming down when angry?
  • Has trouble talking about their feelings?
  • Has trouble making or keeping friends?

We can help!

  • This program is for children with ADHD and/or social-emotional concerns
  • Children learn skills in a fun, positive and caring setting
  • Parents learn skills too

 

Children will learn and practice the following skills:

  • Tools to manage strong emotions
  • Dealing with bullying and teasing
  • Friendship and problem-solving skills
  • Developing positive thinking skills
  • Communication skills and assertiveness
  • Expected and unexpected behaviours
  • Managing screen time
  • Building self-esteem

 

Parent sessions focus on:

  • Tips for parenting children with ADHD and/or social-emotional challenges
  • Weekly activity suggestions to reinforce concepts at home and school
  • Connecting with other families

 

Listen to this podcast for more information about this group.

You do not need a formal diagnosis to join this program.

Dates and Times

Saturdays

We have dates set for Winter 2020 and Spring 2020. Find out more here.

 

Program Fees

This is a fee-for-service program. Many private and employee benefit plans will cover services by Registered Psychologists and other professionals.

Financial Assistance is available for those who need our services but are not able to pay for services because of financial barriers.

The program is delivered by qualified personnel from CanLearn and supervised by a Registered Psychologist.

This program may qualify for Family Support for Children with Disabilities (FSCD) funding.

 

Click here to read our Cancellation Policy.

Have questions? Need more information?

To register, give us a call at 403-686-9300 ext. 102.

If you would like to find out more about Calm Kids, Happy Families, contact Jaime Gaber by email.

 

You can register for this group now.

The program will be held at CanLearn Society – 100, 1117 Macleod Trail SE.