BLENDING A FAMILY

BLENDING A FAMILY

(Saturday, May 6 , 2017, 9:30-11:30 am)

Focuses on creating adjustment periods and establishing clear and realistic goals for communication.

Partnering and Parenting

(Saturday, May 13 , 20167 9:30-11:30 am)

Focus is on building and maintaining respectful relationships with children and with partners, and on finding areas of commonality to foster connection.

Ex’s and Experts

(Saturday, May 20, 2017, 9:30-11:30 am)

Discusses the issue of parental alienation, and provides a guideline for when and how to connect to professional resources within the community.

Building a Family

(Saturday, June3, 2017, 9:30-11:30 am)

Explores the idea of collaboratively establishing a family identify and narrative to ensure that each member of the family feels at home in their home. 

Cost is $100 per person or $175 per couple – this includes 8 hours of information, tools, and strategies that will help you and your partner to facilitate a more positive blending experience for the entire family.  

Understanding Anxiety Workshops

UNDERSTANDING ANXIETY WORKSHOPS

Seasons is pleased to offer a selection of workshops to help you make sense of the growing problem of anxiety.  Each workshop will focus on understanding what anxiety is, how it develops, and will provide participants with a variety of strategies for managing symptoms related to it. 

Choose the workshop(s) best suited to your needs:

Understanding Child Anxiety

·         Adult and child (grades 1-6) components

·         On Saturday 14 January 2017 adults attend a 2-hour workshop (9:30-11:30 am) and children attend a 90-minute workshop in the afternoon (1-2:30 pm).

·         $75 for 1 adult and 1 child participant.  Extra children or adults $25 each.

Understanding Teen Anxiety

·         Adult and teen (grades 7-12) components

·         On Saturday 21 January 2017, adults attend a 2-hour workshop (9:30-11:30 am) and teens attend a 90-minute workshop in the afternoon (1-2:30 pm). 

·         $75 for 1 adult and 1 teen participant.  Extra teens or adults $25 each.

Understanding Adult Anxiety

·         Adults only

·         Saturday 28 January 2017 (9:30-11:30am)

·         $60 per person or $100 per couple

Seasons is pleased to offer a 4-week workshop that focuses on the concerns of Blending Families.  Each 2-hour session will focus on different challenges facing many families today.

Great resources when going through a separation/divorce.

FAMILY JUSTICE                                    HTTP://WWW2.GOV.BC.CA/GOV/CONTENT/LIFE-EVENTS/DIVORCE/FAMILY-JUSTICE

Canada Divorce On-Line                                                http://www.britishcolumbiadivorce.ca/

Family Changes                                                        www.familieschange.ca

Family Maintenance Enforcement Program          https://www.fmep.gov.bc.ca/

Family Law in BC                                                             http://familylaw.lss.bc.ca/guides/separation/

Justice Education Society                                              http://www.familieschange.ca/

Legal Services Society Family Law                              http://www.familylaw.lss.bc.ca/

My Support Calculator                                                   http://www.mysupportcalculator.ca/

 

Family Transitions Children and Teen Support Groups

Family Transitions Children & Teen Support Groups

Divorce can be a stressful, sad, and confusing time for children and teens.  They often face fear, anger, and grief. 

Seasons Mediation and Family Services is offering a safe non-judgmental groups for children ages 6 - 12 and adolescents ages 13 - 18.  Our facilitators are Family Mediators, Registered Social Workers and Registered Clinical Counsellors.

Focus:

·         Helping children/teens understand and be aware of their emotions.          

·         Decrease feelings of isolation and confusion.

·         Giving children/teens the opportunity to share with others.

·         To communicate effectively with parents.                

·         Learn skills on how to cope through the many changes.      

·         Decrease feelings of shame and personal responsibility, de-stigmatize reaching out and asking for help.   

·         Empowering children to gain a sense of inner confidence, courage and strength.

 

Cost:  $38 per session for a total of 6 sessions, $228.00 (Incl. gst), handouts and booklets included.

Children Groups

November 8, 15, 22, 29 and December 6 & 13

6 pm to 7:30 pm

Adolescent Groups

November 9, 16, 23, 30 and December 7 & 14

7 pm to 8:30 pm

Call our office to pre-register as space is limited at 604-858-0478

Location:  101-7075 Vedder Road, Chilliwack, BC  

Changing Seasons

As caring and compassionate professionals, could see the need in our community that was just not being met. Together we have joined our skills to give anyone in crisis, or going through a separation or divorce access to help no matter what their financial position.

During a separation people often don't know where to turn and who can help. Look no further. We have access via referrals to every professional you may need, from Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, Financial Planners, Accountants who specialize in separation and divorce to Family and Corporate Lawyers.