Building your Parental Toolbox (ages 0 – 6)

YW Calgary Online (Virtual) 1715 17 Ave. S.E., Calgary, Alberta

Parents will learn more about healthy and unhealthy coping strategies that teens use when they are stressed, upset, scared, or feeling out of control and give parents tools to help their child use healthy coping strategies. Register

Free

Story Time (ages 0 – 6)

YW Calgary Online (Virtual) 1715 17 Ave. S.E., Calgary, Alberta

Join us as we read aloud to the children and learn about the benefits of this fun and easy activity.  Different stories will be featured each week. Register

Free

Burnout: Completing the Stress Cycle (ages 0 – 17)

YW Calgary Online (Virtual) 1715 17 Ave. S.E., Calgary, Alberta

Stressful situations impact our bodies and brains daily. We go into survival mode when facing threats, but our body does not always return to a sense of safety. Learning how to complete the stress cycle is important to our health. Come learn with us ways to complete this cycle and reduce burnout. Register

Free
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What to Expect: Supervised Parenting Time Explained

YW Calgary Online (Virtual) 1715 17 Ave. S.E., Calgary, Alberta

Being ordered to have supervised parenting time with your child can bring up anxiety, but knowing what to expect and being able to prepare ahead can help us be more confident, present and comfortable. This workshop will provide an overview of what to expect during supervised parenting time, provide strategies to help make this time […]

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Strides Forward: Strategies and Supports for Effective Co-parenting

YW Calgary Online (Virtual) 1715 17 Ave. S.E., Calgary, Alberta

Learning how to move forward and navigate a co-parenting arrangement amongst changing relationships can be difficult. Join Family Access Services to learn more about common challenges associated to co-parenting, the benefits of establishing a healthy co-parenting arrangement and different strategies and ideas for making co-parenting more manageable. This program is free of charge and open […]

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Taking Care: Physical and Mental Well-being for Families During Separation and Divorce

YW Calgary Online (Virtual) 1715 17 Ave. S.E., Calgary, Alberta

This year has been stressful for many, but especially so for families who are experiencing separation and divorce. This workshop will examine the specific challenges that family restructuring can bring, and focus on self-care strategies for adults and children to enhance overall family well-being. Participants will learn strategies and develop tools to keep themselves and […]

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Constructing Consistency Through Positive Guidance

YW Calgary Online (Virtual) 1715 17 Ave. S.E., Calgary, Alberta

Do you struggle with how to manage your child’s behaviour at times? Do you feel like you have tried everything and nothing is working? This workshop will provide parents and caregivers with evidence-based information, support and resources that will help build the skills to effectively guide and support children’s behaviours. Participants will learn new and […]

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Understanding Influences: Family Conflict and the Developing Brain

YW Calgary Online (Virtual) 1715 17 Ave. S.E., Calgary, Alberta

Conflict can have a profound impact on children’s physical, social, emotional and cognitive development. In this workshop we will explore the impacts of family conflict on the developing brain, and how we, as important adults in a child’s life, can resolve family conflict in ways that help children learn appropriate conflict-resolution skills and build resiliency. […]

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Recognize and Respond: Understanding and Supporting Children’s Needs

YW Calgary Online (Virtual) 1715 17 Ave. S.E., Calgary, Alberta

Are you supporting your child through a big change like separation, divorce or family restructuring? Family restructuring can be overwhelming and bring about a variety of challenges that require adjustment for both children and their caregivers. Participants in this workshop will learn more about recognizing and understanding children’s needs and emotions during difficult times. We […]

Anxiety and Youth (ages 14+)

YW Calgary Online (Virtual) 1715 17 Ave. S.E., Calgary, Alberta

With the new school year taking off, are your teens a bit more anxious than usual? Whether it is their peer relationship or academics, anxiety is normal and our youths can be anxious. This workshop will support parents and caregivers in learning to help their children manage their anxiety. Register

Free