Staff Blog

The latest from Children's Program clinicians.

Youth Adoptee Support Space

  • Derrick Del Pilar
  • 2023-03-10
  • Classes

A safe place for rising middle school-aged adoptees to find community, explore their stories, and learn tools for navigating the challenges of adolescence. YASS aims for participants to: Explore thoughts and feelings about adoption Share their stories Strengthen positive identity and values Feel heard and supported by peers who “get it” Learn skills for responding […]

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Worry Warriors Summer Camp

Therapeutic Day Camp for Children (9-12 years old) with Anxiety The aim of this camp is to help your child become a Worry Warrior: someone who experiences anxiety/worries/compulsions and feels empowered to manage these difficult feelings, thoughts, and behaviors with skill, curiosity, and compassion.  This camp is appropriate for children ages 9-12 who are experiencing […]

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Children’s Program is excited to bring back our highly successful therapeutic day camp for incoming 6th-8th graders this summer. RISE UP provides a microcosm of what students may experience in middle school. Campers practice key relationship skills with one another with the goal of increasing maturity and confidence. Fun-filled outdoor games, crafts, play, thought-provoking activities, […]

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