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Join Austin Child Guidance Center, Austin's oldest nonprofit dedicated to children's mental health, for our low-cost parent workshops and groups to get in-depth and effective training from ACGC's experts designed to help your family flourish. Or join us for one of our upcoming community events. All parents, guardians, and caregivers of children from elementary to high school are encouraged to join this group. You can also subscribe to our e-Newletter by emailing Development@austinchildguidance.org.

Upcoming events (5)

Teen Group: Affirmative Supportive Safe and Empowering Talk

ACGC is excited to offer a 7-week group for LGBTQ+ adolescents and allies to explore identity, self-esteem, safety, and self-advocacy. The group will blend activities and conversation to provide a safe, supportive environment for adolescents to learn about themselves, discuss challenges affecting them, and enhance skills in managing stress. Parents will be invited to two group sessions to learn more about supporting and strengthening the relationship with their adolescents.

To register, please fill out the form on our website (linked below) to receive more information.

Who: Teens ages 14 to 17.
When: March 22nd - May 3rd.
Time: Mondays, 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Register:austinchildguidance.org
Where: Video Conference.
Cost: Free

Teen Group: Affirmative Supportive Safe and Empowering Talk

ACGC is excited to offer a 7-week group for LGBTQ+ adolescents and allies to explore identity, self-esteem, safety, and self-advocacy. The group will blend activities and conversation to provide a safe, supportive environment for adolescents to learn about themselves, discuss challenges affecting them, and enhance skills in managing stress. Parents will be invited to two group sessions to learn more about supporting and strengthening the relationship with their adolescents.

To register, please fill out the form on our website (linked below) to receive more information.

Who: Teens ages 14 to 17.
When: March 22nd - May 3rd.
Time: Mondays, 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Register:austinchildguidance.org
Where: Video Conference.
Cost: Free

Helping Your Adolescent Cope with Stress

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Adolescence is a period of significant development and change. In this workshop, caregivers will learn about common stressors in this developmental period, typical signs of stress, and walk away with tools on how to help their teens navigate these challenges.

Who: Caregivers for adolescents
When: Thursday, April 22nd, 2021
Time: 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Once you have registered, you will receive an email with further information on how you can join this online workshop.
Cost: Free of charge through a generous grant from St. David’s Foundation COVID-19 Recovery Fund.

To register, please fill out the form on our website linked below.
Website:https://www.austinchildguidance.org/news-events/event-calendar.html/event/2021/04/22/helping-your-adolescent-cope-with-stress/329110

Teen Group: Affirmative Supportive Safe and Empowering Talk

ACGC is excited to offer a 7-week group for LGBTQ+ adolescents and allies to explore identity, self-esteem, safety, and self-advocacy. The group will blend activities and conversation to provide a safe, supportive environment for adolescents to learn about themselves, discuss challenges affecting them, and enhance skills in managing stress. Parents will be invited to two group sessions to learn more about supporting and strengthening the relationship with their adolescents.

To register, please fill out the form on our website (linked below) to receive more information.

Who: Teens ages 14 to 17.
When: March 22nd - May 3rd.
Time: Mondays, 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Register:austinchildguidance.org
Where: Video Conference.
Cost: Free

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