Central Toronto Youth Services (CTYS) will be offering a new workshop series for parents and caregivers of young people struggling with mental health, addictions, and/or behavioural challenges. It’s called “What’s your family’s ‘normal’?: A Mental Health Education Workshop Series for Parents and Caregivers”.
The workshops will be taking place on Wednesday, June 14th and Wednesday, June 21st from 7-9pm at CTYS (65 Wellesley St East, Suite 300, at Church). They are open to any parents/caregivers supporting youth.
Below are the workshop objectives to give you a better sense of what they’re all about:
- Understand what factors influence mental wellness and mental unwellness
- Understand how to help your youth navigate the mental health system
- Learn skills for building healthy relationships with your youth
- Learn skills for communicating across challenging emotional experiences