Are you a parent or guardian struggling with your youth’s substance use?
The Parent Education group might be right for you.
Join an 8-week virtual educational group comprised of two individualized meetings with trained addiction counsellors and six educational videos. For each video, participants will be given the opportunity to join weekly virtual meetings to receive immediate support and feedback from other participants and the group facilitators. Additional practice material will also be provided.
Parent Education Group Break-Down
Week 1: One-on-one consultation with a group facilitator
Week 2: Introduction and our philosophy understanding addictions
Week 3: Learning to help
Week 4: Managing our emotions, compassion and empathy
Week 5: Values, bonding, and detachment
Week 6: Communication
Week 7: Self-care, reflection and moving forward
Week 8: One-on-one closing consultation/referral session
Where We Help
The Parent Group meets virtually once per week and is led by group facilitators.