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Documentary Film Screening The Kids We Lose: Lives in the Balance

Glenbard South High School 1/16/2020 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM “The Kids We Lose” is a moving film about the human side of being a child or student with behavioral challenges, and the struggles faced by parents, educators, staff in facilities, mental health clinicians, and law enforcement professionals — trying to ensure that these kids [...]

By |2019-12-10T00:00:19-06:00January 16th, 2020|GPS, PD Event|0 Comments

13 Things Mentally Healthy Parents Don’t Do: Raising Self-Assured Children and Training their Brains for a Life of Happiness, Meaning & Success

College of DuPage - McAninch Arts Center 1/29/2020 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM Everyone needs mental strength to reach their greatest potential, and psychotherapist Amy Morin is here with a simple approach to help bolster mental muscle and help all become their best selves . Morin reveals what not to do- the types of unhealthy [...]

By |2019-12-10T00:00:18-06:00January 29th, 2020|GPS, PD Event|0 Comments

13 Things Mentally Strong People Avoid and How you can Become your Strongest and Best Self

D15 Marquardt Administration Center 1/30/2020 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM Everyone needs mental strength to reach their greatest potential, and psychotherapist Amy Morin is here with a simple approach to help bolster mental muscle and help all become their best selves . Morin reveals what not to do- the types of unhealthy thoughts, behaviors, and [...]

By |2019-12-10T00:00:18-06:00January 30th, 2020|GPS, PD Event|0 Comments

The Secret Sadness of Depression

Glenbard West Auditorium 2/11/2020 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM Depression manifests itself in great numbers, has a unique impact on each person it affects, and knows no social boundaries. Award winning writer and lecturer Dr. Andrew Solomon examines depression in both personal and scientific of terms. Drawing on his own longtime struggle with depression and [...]

By |2019-12-10T00:00:19-06:00February 11th, 2020|GPS, PD Event|0 Comments

Finding Your Voice Around What Matters: Successful Conversations Parent-Teacher Conversations and Advocacy

Glenbard East High School 2/26/2020 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM Student achievement and success increase when parents are welcomed and respected as partners, and given the support they need. They make our schools better places to learn, grow and thrive. As school staff and parents or caregivers, we often come up against situations where difficult [...]

By |2019-12-10T00:00:19-06:00February 26th, 2020|GPS, PD Event|0 Comments

Parenting The Explosive Child: A New Approach for Understanding and Parenting

Glenbard South High School 2/27/2020 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM What’s an explosive child? A child who responds to routine problems with extreme frustration—crying, screaming, kicking, hitting, destroying property, and worse. A child whose frequent, severe outbursts leave his or her parents feeling frustrated, scared, worried, and desperate for help. Most of these parents have [...]

By |2019-12-10T00:00:18-06:00February 27th, 2020|GPS, PD Event|0 Comments

Documentary Film Screening with Amanda Lukoff, Director The R Word: A Documentary Film About the Power of Words and Love

Glenbard West Auditorium 3/3/2020 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM The Glenbard Parent Series: (GPS) Navigating Healthy Families is proud to host the film screening premier of the new documentary “The R Word: The Power of Words and the Power of Love” with filmmaker Amanda Lukoff at presentations on Tuesday March 3 and Wednesday, March 4.

By |2019-12-10T00:00:19-06:00March 3rd, 2020|GPS, PD Event|0 Comments