Events

VCR Events

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PACT-STL Parent Café

Thursday, June 15, 2022
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location
Virtual

Parent Cafés are a peer-to-peer learning experience centered on the five Strengthening Families Protective Factors. Join us to connect with other parents and learn more about the protective factors: resilience, relationships, support, knowledge, and communication. We are now offering an evening (3rd Tuesday) and morning (3rd Wednesday) option for this cafe. Please choose the option that works best for your schedule. Download the flyer here

Contact Katina Johnson to learn more: kjohnson@visionforchildren.org or 314-534-6015 ext. 112.

STLCANN Quarterly Training

Friday, June 17, 2022
Time
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location
Virtual

Navigating Difficult Behaviors: Self Regulation and De-escalation

Presented by: Nicki Schoonover, MSW LCSW
 
This training explores individual’s trauma responses and how to work with those often challenging behaviors. This training focuses on de-escalation techniques and how to work with those who are in crisis. This training is applicable to all helping professionals and education professionals especially those who work with adolescents.
 
Contact Yolanda West to learn more: ywest@visionforchildren.org or 314-534-6015 ext. 110.
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PACT-STL Parent Café

Tuesday, June 21, 2022
Time
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location
Virtual

Parent Cafés are a peer-to-peer learning experience centered on the five Strengthening Families Protective Factors. Join us to connect with other parents and learn more about the protective factors: resilience, relationships, support, knowledge, and communication. We are now offering an evening (3rd Tuesday) and morning (3rd Wednesday) option for this cafe. Please choose the option that works best for your schedule.  Download our flyer here.

Contact Katina Johnson to learn more: kjohnson@visionforchildren.org or 314-534-6015 ext. 112.

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Project LAUNCH & LUME Parent Café

Thursday, June 23, 2022
Time
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Location
Virtual

Parent Cafés are a peer-to-peer learning experience centered on the five Strengthening Families Protective Factors. Join us to connect with other parents and learn more about the protective factors: resilience, relationships, support, knowledge, and communication. This cafe series is in partnership with LUME Institute and Be Together STL. This month our theme is This Isn’t What I Expected: Discipline and Healthy Boundaries. Download the flyer here

Contact April Young to learn more: ayoung@visionforchildren.org or 314-534-6015 ext. 122.

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Community Café Workgroups: Reducing Mental Health Stigma

TBD
Time
TBD
Location
Virtual

Community Cafés are all about conversations that matter. We take community issues; we create a safe space for community members and stakeholders to talk; we learn and grow together; and we take action together.

Project LAUNCH has launched a café focused on reducing children’s mental health stigma. Parents, caregivers, service providers, health care professionals, mental health advocates… you are all welcome!

Contact Alicia Hall to connect with the work: abuck-hall@visionforchildren.org or 314-534-6015 ext. 124.