What we're about

CHADD is the nation's leading non-profit organization serving individuals with ADHD and their families. CHADD has over 16,000 members in 200 local chapters throughout the U.S. Chapters offer support for individuals, parents, teachers, professionals, and others.

We hold monthly support group meetings for anyone living with ADD/ADHD and/or their caregivers, spouses/partners, educators, professionals, etc. looking for information, education, and understanding.

Meetings are Free. Many additional perks are included with paid memberships. Please go to http://www.chadd.org to find out more about membership.

This group is facilitated by Lisa Alexoff and Jasmine Tudy.

Lisa Alexoff is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor. She specializes in working with children, teens, adults and families dealing with ADHD, anxiety and chronic illness or pain.

Jasmine Tudy is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist. She specializes in working with children, teens, adults, couples and families dealing with ADHD and other mental health issues.

DISCLAIMER: CHADD does not endorse products, services, publications, medications or treatments. Individuals at CHADD-sponsored events do not represent an endorsement by CHADD, nor is it testimony by CHADD as to the quality of the products, services, publications, medications or treatments or the validity of the individuals' claims.

Upcoming events (5+)

Parenting the ADHD Child - A 4 Week Workshop hosted by: Jessica Ruff- BS, MA

Warren Township Youth and Family Services

Jessic Ruff, BS, MA - Aspire Counseling will host a 4 Week Workshop on Parenting the ADHD Child. Guest Speakers are invited and will focus on key topic of concerns for parents. Dates: Thursdays over the course of 4 weeks, starting Feb 21- March 14 Times: 6:30-8pm Location: Warren Township Center 100 S. Greenleaf St. Gurnee, IL 60031 Weekly Topics Wk 1: Intro to ADHD (symptoms, causes, myths, associated factors, medications) Wk2: Mindful Parenting (emotional regulation, parenting skills/tactics, academic support at home and at school) Guest Speakers Wk 3: Ask the Expert: Lisa Alexoff, LCPC Topic: Medications Wk 4: Ask the Expert: Jasmine Tudy, LMFT Topic: School IEPs and 504 Plans Also, the Township has an associated fee listed on their website: $15 for Residents and $50 for non-residents They will also have childcare available for ages 2-12.

Parenting the ADHD Child - A 4 Week Workshop hosted by: Jessica Ruff- BS, MA

Warren Township Youth and Family Services

Jessic Ruff, BS, MA - Aspire Counseling will host a 4 Week Workshop on Parenting the ADHD Child. Guest Speakers are invited and will focus on key topic of concerns for parents. Dates: Thursdays over the course of 4 weeks, starting Feb 21- March 14 Times: 6:30-8pm Location: Warren Township Center 100 S. Greenleaf St. Gurnee, IL 60031 Weekly Topics Wk 1: Intro to ADHD (symptoms, causes, myths, associated factors, medications) Wk2: Mindful Parenting (emotional regulation, parenting skills/tactics, academic support at home and at school) Guest Speakers Wk 3: Ask the Expert: Lisa Alexoff, LCPC Topic: Medications Wk 4: Ask the Expert: Jasmine Tudy, LMFT Topic: School IEPs and 504 Plans Also, the Township has an associated fee listed on their website: $15 for Residents and $50 for non-residents They will also have childcare available for ages 2-12.

Ask the Expert and Mindfulness training for the ADHD brain

Warren Township Youth and Family Services

March’s meeting will be Ask the Expert and Mindfulness training for the ADHD brain. Bring your questions, concerns and any topic you would like to discuss regarding ADHD. Please feel free to email topics/questions in beforehand if desired. The format will be an interactive discussion moderated by Lisa Alexoff, LCPC followed by interactive mindfulness exercises proven to help the ADHD brain better regulate.

Parenting the ADHD Child - A 4 Week Workshop hosted by: Jessica Ruff- BS, MA

Warren Township Youth and Family Services

Jessic Ruff, BS, MA - Aspire Counseling will host a 4 Week Workshop on Parenting the ADHD Child. Guest Speakers are invited and will focus on key topic of concerns for parents. Dates: Thursdays over the course of 4 weeks, starting Feb 21- March 14 Times: 6:30-8pm Location: Warren Township Center 100 S. Greenleaf St. Gurnee, IL 60031 Weekly Topics Wk 1: Intro to ADHD (symptoms, causes, myths, associated factors, medications) Wk2: Mindful Parenting (emotional regulation, parenting skills/tactics, academic support at home and at school) Guest Speakers Wk 3: Ask the Expert: Lisa Alexoff, LCPC Topic: Medications Wk 4: Ask the Expert: Jasmine Tudy, LMFT Topic: School IEPs and 504 Plans Also, the Township has an associated fee listed on their website: $15 for Residents and $50 for non-residents They will also have childcare available for ages 2-12.

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