Tag: Wilton Youth Council

Moving Up to High School:  Parents Preparing to Support Your 8th Grader

Moving Up to High School: Parents Preparing to Support Your 8th Grader

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Starting high school is a major milestone. Wilton Youth Council’s Project 2023, the Wilton High School PTSA, and Wilton Public Schools invite you to learn how to provide social and emotional support to your child through this transition. After a presentation by Liz Jorgensen on adolescen ...
Introduction to Playwork with Morgan Leichter-Saxby of Pop-Up Adventure Play

Introduction to Playwork with Morgan Leichter-Saxby of Pop-Up Adventure Play

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Two Professional Development Workshops Offered All professionals and policy makers who work with or on behalf of children are invited. 9-11 a.m. at Miller Driscoll Elementary School 12:30-2:30 p.m. at Cider Mill School To RSVP, email Colleen Fawcett of Wilton Youth Services by ...
Introduction to Playwork with Morgan Leichter-Saxby of Pop-Up Adventure Play

Introduction to Playwork with Morgan Leichter-Saxby of Pop-Up Adventure Play

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Two Professional Development Workshops Offered All professionals and policy makers who work with or on behalf of children are invited. 9-11 a.m. at Miller Driscoll Elementary School 12:30-2:30 p.m. at Cider Mill School To RSVP, email Colleen Fawcett of Wilton Youth Services by ...
Pop-Up Adventure Play Comes to Wilton!

Pop-Up Adventure Play Comes to Wilton!

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Parents and children of all ages, drop in anytime for parent workshops on the benefits of play and a pop-up play experience for children of all ages. No need to register. In parent sessions, Morgan Leichter-Saxby, co-founder of Pop-Up Adventure Play, introduces key concepts from the U ...
Strengthening Parent Teen Connections:  Warrior Council Community Forum

Strengthening Parent Teen Connections: Warrior Council Community Forum

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Please join the members of Warrior Council; John Hamilton, LMFT, LADC; and attorney Matthew Maddox for a powerful discussion on how parents and teens can work together to strengthen communication. We will also learn about current Connecticut laws that are relevant to youth, so that paren ...
2019 Wilton Family Bicycle Rodeo

2019 Wilton Family Bicycle Rodeo

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The Wilton Family Bicycle Rodeo will be held in the parking lot of Miller-Driscoll School on Saturday, April 6, from 10 a.m. to noon (Rain date:  April 7). All ages are welcome. Drop in any time between 10-11 a.m.. The course closes at noon. The guided road ride for ages 12 and up depart ...
The Pressure to be Perfect and Its Unintended Consequences

The Pressure to be Perfect and Its Unintended Consequences

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Presentation by Alicia Farrell, Ph.D. We are raising our children in complicated times where performance is valued over character. In such a competitive world, parents, educators and leaders are unwittingly passing on to their children pressure to be perfect. In turn, our children are ...
The Pressure to be Perfect and Its Unintended Consequences

The Pressure to be Perfect and Its Unintended Consequences

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Presentation by Alicia Farrell, Ph.D. We are raising our children in complicated times where performance is valued over character. In such a competitive world, parents, educators and leaders are unwittingly passing on to their children pressure to be perfect. In turn, our children are ...
The Physiology of Addiction:   Effects of Drug-Taking Behavior on the Brain

The Physiology of Addiction: Effects of Drug-Taking Behavior on the Brain

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Ruth A. Potee, MD will explain how substances and addictive behaviors impact the brain and how the brain is injured by prolonged exposure to these substances and behaviors. She will also address the risk and impact of addiction on adolescents with ADHD. She will focus on the three pre ...