When

Thursday, February 22, 2018 from 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM PST
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Where

Westcoast Family Centres Society 
#104 - 2780 East Broadway
Vancouver, BC V5M 1Y8
 

 
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Contact

Family TIES
Westcoast Family Centres Society
604-254-5457
family.ties@westcoastfamily.org

Meet the Facilitator 

Morena Mejia

What parents say:

"Great workshop! Very informative."

"This brought me clarity!" 

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Kids Have Stress Too!

"KHST!"

Developed by The Psychology Foundation of Canada, the Kids Have Stress Too! program helps parents understand childhood stress and how to provide children with the tools to deal with stress effectively. It is a broad-based primary prevention program which provides parents with the knowledge, awareness and skills to help your child become healthier and more resilient through learning how to manage their stress. These workshops sells out please register early to avoid disappointment.

Thursday, February 22

6:00 - 8:30pm

$35 for one parent, $55 for both parents*

*Fees are non-refundable. Included in this program is a free 20-minute phone consultation with an experienced Family TIES counsellor about our services. 

Stress is a normal part of everyday life for children and adults. It helps to motivate us and adds a positive challenge to life. However, too much stress can be counter-productive and overwhelming. Stress among children is estimated to have increased 45% over the past 30 years. The good news is that building emotional health and resiliency can help children concentrate, learn, interact more successfully and deal with other stressors they may face in their lives. (Psychology Foundation of Canada) 

"The signs and symptoms of stress can often be seen in challenging behaviours. Children may be reprimanded for actions that are really stress reactions, rather than intentional misbehavior or poor cognitive ability". Lantieri, L. 2008.