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Survive & Thrive in Jr. High


Foothills Academy Community Services
745 - 37 Street NW Calgary, Alberta T2N4T1 Canada
Organizer: Estelle Siebens Community Services at Foothills Academy Society
Cost: CAD$ 600
Saturday, January 15 | 6:00 AM - 7:30 AM MST

TIME:  8 Saturdays from Jan. 15 – Mar. 12, 2022 1 – 2:30 pm MST (No class Feb. 12) in Calgary

Please note that the program fees may be claimed as psychological fees on many private benefit packages. Bursaries may be available.

Junior high or middle school can be especially hard for students with Learning Disabilities/ADHD. With multiple teachers, increased workload and a lot more students, junior high can be an overwhelming experience.

In this program, a Foothills Academy provisional psychologist will facilitate a group for kids with LD/ADHD who are preparing to move up to junior high/middle school or are already there. A variety of topics related to challenges with executive functioning and social skill expectations at the junior high level are covered including study skills, time management & organization, peer relationships and bullying, goal setting and dealing with adolescence and self-esteem issues. In a fun and interactive environment, participants will become better prepared to make the junior high experience a successful one.

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