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Sep
21
Tue
Parenting the Love & Logic Way (Virtual)
Sep 21 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Parenting the Love & Logic Way

ADULTS SUPPORTING YOUTHS WITH CHALLENGING PASTS

Orange and white background silhouettes of two adults and two children. Reads "Parenting the Love and Logic, Supporting youths with challenging pasts.Tuesdays, 6 pm – 7:30 pm

Please call 765-423-1118 for information on upcoming virtual sessions!

This class is designed for parents, foster, or adoptive families and others serving children and teens who have experienced trauma. You will learn how to stay calm when your kids do upsetting things; help your kids learn from mistakes so they don’t repeat them; set enforceable limits; and avoid enabling and start empowering. It will help you gain powerful insights into how trauma affects the brain and the science behind healthy attachment. Facilitated by YWCA DVIPP’s Child Advocate, an independent facilitator and not an employee of the Love and Logic Institute.

Free to attend. No advance RSVP needed. Children’s groups are available at the same time for children age 4+. Childcare is available by request for adults attending groups.

safe zone graphic. Inverted rainbow triangle. We welcome all sexual orientations, gender expressions and gender identities in our programs.

SUSPENDED – Children’s Group
Sep 21 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

UPDATE: All YWCA group programs and activities are suspended until further notice, per recommendations from public health officials and the CDC, in order to slow the spread of the novel coronavirus, COVID-19. This includes Volleyball, Y-Dance, Pickle Ball, Basketball, Support Groups, and any other group event or activity reserved by others at YWCA.

Children’s Groups

YWCA Children’s Groups center on developing social skills, building tools for identifying and managing emotions, as well as promoting mental health. Each week focuses on a different theme that is taught through age-friendly activities, discussion and real world examples. Children’s Groups are open to anyone, and are held during adult support groups.

Free to attend. No advance RSVP needed. Childcare for younger children is available by request for adults attending groups.safe zone graphic. Inverted rainbow triangle. We welcome all sexual orientations, gender expressions and gender identities in our programs.

 

Sep
22
Wed
Reflexiones (Virtual)
Sep 22 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Reflexiones

foto en blanca y negro de un mano en frente del espejo con la reflexion del mano. Se lee REFLEXIONES grupo de apoyo

Miércoles 10am – 11:30am

(segundo y cuarto Miércoles del mes en línea)

Para ayuda en español pregunte por Nohemí Lugo, 765-423-7015.

Si estás pasando por momentos difíciles o estás en la plenitud de tu vida, no tienes que afrontarlos sola. Este grupo de apoyo te brinda la oportunidad de compartir tus experiencias, sentimientos y estrategias de sobrevivencia. El arte curativo es parte del grupo.

Enriquecimiento de la Familia/Grupo para Padres Le da a las mujeres y hombres nuevas herramientas para disciplinar a sus hijos, aumentar la auto estima de los niños y mejorar la comunicación entre la familia. Este grupo se reúne dos horas por semana. La clase dura siete semanas. Necesita registrarse antes del comienzo de la clase. GRATIS.

safe zone graphic. Inverted rainbow triangle. We welcome all sexual orientations, gender expressions and gender identities in our programs.

Empower! (Virtual)
Sep 22 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Empower!

black and white photo of a woman laughing, looking off camera. someone has their hand on her shoulder. Text says "Empower!"Wednesdays 6 pm – 7 pm

Sign up to participate in Empower! in a virtual setting!

This educational workshop works with survivors of domestic and sexual violence who want to learn about the cycle of violence, power and control, and who want to develop some techniques to help with survivorship. Topics include self-talk, red flags, communications styles, financial empowerment, and more. Empower! is facilitated by YWCA DVIPP’s on-staff therapist.

Free to attend. No advance RSVP needed. Children’s groups are available at the same time for children age 4+. Childcare is available by request for adults attending groups.

safe zone graphic. Inverted rainbow triangle. We welcome all sexual orientations, gender expressions and gender identities in our programs.

SUSPENDED- Children’s Group
Sep 22 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

UPDATE: All YWCA group programs and activities are suspended until further notice, per recommendations from public health officials and the CDC, in order to slow the spread of the novel coronavirus, COVID-19. This includes Volleyball, Y-Dance, Pickle Ball, Basketball, Support Groups, and any other group event or activity reserved by others at YWCA.

Children’s Groups

YWCA Children’s Groups center on developing social skills, building tools for identifying and managing emotions, as well as promoting mental health. Each week focuses on a different theme that is taught through age-friendly activities, discussion and real world examples. Children’s Groups are open to anyone, and are held during adult support groups.

Free to attend. No advance RSVP needed. Childcare for younger children is available by request for adults attending groups.safe zone graphic. Inverted rainbow triangle. We welcome all sexual orientations, gender expressions and gender identities in our programs.

 

Sep
23
Thu
Expressions Healing Art Group (Virtual)
Sep 23 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Expressions

A photograph of a cup holding various color pencils and brushes, below it reads Expressions healing art groupThursdays 6 – 7:30 pm

Sign up to participate in Expressions in a virtual setting!

This healing art group is a safe space for survivors of trauma. Every healing art workshop is a Window of Time during which participants are invited to express themselves creatively and authentically. Simultaneous workshops for adults and kids allow survivors of all ages to participate. Expressions is facilitated by staff trained in the A Window Between Worlds model, and is not offered as art therapy. Learn more here!

safe zone graphic. Inverted rainbow triangle. We welcome all sexual orientations, gender expressions and gender identities in our programs.

Sep
28
Tue
Parenting the Love & Logic Way (Virtual)
Sep 28 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Parenting the Love & Logic Way

ADULTS SUPPORTING YOUTHS WITH CHALLENGING PASTS

Orange and white background silhouettes of two adults and two children. Reads "Parenting the Love and Logic, Supporting youths with challenging pasts.Tuesdays, 6 pm – 7:30 pm

Please call 765-423-1118 for information on upcoming virtual sessions!

This class is designed for parents, foster, or adoptive families and others serving children and teens who have experienced trauma. You will learn how to stay calm when your kids do upsetting things; help your kids learn from mistakes so they don’t repeat them; set enforceable limits; and avoid enabling and start empowering. It will help you gain powerful insights into how trauma affects the brain and the science behind healthy attachment. Facilitated by YWCA DVIPP’s Child Advocate, an independent facilitator and not an employee of the Love and Logic Institute.

Free to attend. No advance RSVP needed. Children’s groups are available at the same time for children age 4+. Childcare is available by request for adults attending groups.

safe zone graphic. Inverted rainbow triangle. We welcome all sexual orientations, gender expressions and gender identities in our programs.

SUSPENDED – Children’s Group
Sep 28 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

UPDATE: All YWCA group programs and activities are suspended until further notice, per recommendations from public health officials and the CDC, in order to slow the spread of the novel coronavirus, COVID-19. This includes Volleyball, Y-Dance, Pickle Ball, Basketball, Support Groups, and any other group event or activity reserved by others at YWCA.

Children’s Groups

YWCA Children’s Groups center on developing social skills, building tools for identifying and managing emotions, as well as promoting mental health. Each week focuses on a different theme that is taught through age-friendly activities, discussion and real world examples. Children’s Groups are open to anyone, and are held during adult support groups.

Free to attend. No advance RSVP needed. Childcare for younger children is available by request for adults attending groups.safe zone graphic. Inverted rainbow triangle. We welcome all sexual orientations, gender expressions and gender identities in our programs.

 

Sep
29
Wed
Empower! (Virtual)
Sep 29 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Empower!

black and white photo of a woman laughing, looking off camera. someone has their hand on her shoulder. Text says "Empower!"Wednesdays 6 pm – 7 pm

Sign up to participate in Empower! in a virtual setting!

This educational workshop works with survivors of domestic and sexual violence who want to learn about the cycle of violence, power and control, and who want to develop some techniques to help with survivorship. Topics include self-talk, red flags, communications styles, financial empowerment, and more. Empower! is facilitated by YWCA DVIPP’s on-staff therapist.

Free to attend. No advance RSVP needed. Children’s groups are available at the same time for children age 4+. Childcare is available by request for adults attending groups.

safe zone graphic. Inverted rainbow triangle. We welcome all sexual orientations, gender expressions and gender identities in our programs.

SUSPENDED- Children’s Group
Sep 29 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

UPDATE: All YWCA group programs and activities are suspended until further notice, per recommendations from public health officials and the CDC, in order to slow the spread of the novel coronavirus, COVID-19. This includes Volleyball, Y-Dance, Pickle Ball, Basketball, Support Groups, and any other group event or activity reserved by others at YWCA.

Children’s Groups

YWCA Children’s Groups center on developing social skills, building tools for identifying and managing emotions, as well as promoting mental health. Each week focuses on a different theme that is taught through age-friendly activities, discussion and real world examples. Children’s Groups are open to anyone, and are held during adult support groups.

Free to attend. No advance RSVP needed. Childcare for younger children is available by request for adults attending groups.safe zone graphic. Inverted rainbow triangle. We welcome all sexual orientations, gender expressions and gender identities in our programs.

 

YWCA Greater Lafayette does not discriminate in the delivery of services or benefits based on race, color, national origin, religion, sex, disability, age, sexual orientation and gender identity.