Jeff Packer MSW & Associates Inc

Site: Jeff Packer MSW & Associates Inc

Service: Food 4 Thought Free Counselling Program

Location, Telephone & Internet
Office Phone 905-571-7441
Fax 905-571-0364
Located In Community Oshawa
Address & Map
58 Rossland Rd W, Suites 204 and 214
Oshawa, ON L1G 2V5
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Intersection Simcoe St N and Rossland Rd W
Contact Information
Primary Contact Jeff Packer, Social Worker/Owner
Description & Services
Description (Service) Counselling and support services * donation of 4 food items to gain access to group workshop or two counselling sessions * all food donated will be distributed by a local food bank to those in need 
Counselling sessions (90 minute intake and 60 minute second session) - work to develop a plan to support through next steps * all counselling is provided by Masters level therapists 
Four groups offered:  
Parenting Teens Effectively 
Two and half hour workshop equips parents with strategies and tools to effectively coach, equip and train their pre-teens and teens * practical materials will be provided to help assist children with healthy development as they transition to adulthood 
Couples Workshop 
Two and half hour workshop to learn strategies for improving romantic relationships by enhancing communication, conflict resolution and problem solving to foster closeness, satisfaction, love and happiness with partner 
Parenting Children Ten and Younger 
Two hour interactive parenting workshop explores child development, risk and protective factors, obstacles and challenges parents face * takes a solution-focussed approach to provide participants with effective approaches to build a happy and healthy family team, meaningful discipline strategies, ways to strengthen parent-child relations and problem/conflict resolution skills 
Anxiety and Depression: Solutions to Increase Inner Peace and Happiness 
Overview of the bio-psycho-social factors that can contribute to anxiety and depression * exlpore cognitive-behavioural, narrative, trauma, crisis, and family-systems approaches to coping with and overcoming underlying issues contributing to feeling stuck in a cycle of anxious and depressing thoughts and emotions
Hours Individual, couple and family counselling by appointment Thu 10 am-5 pm * on Thu of evening workshops, counselling appointments are scheduled 1 pm-4 pm
Dates More Effective Emotional Expression - January 27, 2019
Areas Served Durham Region
Eligibility Individuals, couples and families
Application Self referral * call office to register
Languages English
Fees Donation - 4 food items
Other Details
Social Media Facebook
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Service Categories Cognitive Behavioural Therapy ; Co-Parenting Workshops ; Family Counselling ; Parent Counselling ; Parenting Skills Classes

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