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Connecting Youth To Parents – Presentation for Newcomer Parents/Caregivers
Friday, June 26 @ 2:00 am - 3:00 amFree
This will be an hour long session with Matt Boumeester, Youth Advisor at YMCA, certified Youth Child Crisis Counsellor, about understanding youth’s mental wellness during challenging times.
Newcomer parents and caregivers will have an opportunity to find out information about what coping means for youth. Matt will give insights into youth perception of Covid times. What stops youth from going forward or what motivates them. This will be an opportunity for parents to stop, reflect and recharge.
• Worrying and overthinking
• Dealing with difficult times
• How are thoughts connected to feelings and behaviors
• How to reflect, reframe and recharge relationships with youth