Family Support

Mental Health Association Family Support

320 N. Goodman Street
Rochester, NY 14607
Contact Angie Coville, Intake Coordinator
(585) 325-3145 x117

or contact us online

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The Mental Health Association provides support to families of children with emotional or behavioral health challenges

A Family Peer Advocate is a caregiver who has experienced what you’re going through

We offer:

  • Support by phone, in person, in groups or individually
  • Assistance with school issues—education advocacy
  • Teen support
  • Assistance in identifying and developing natural supports
  • Caregiver discussion, education and skill-building groups
August 2017 Family Education BrochureServicios De Apoyo Familiar Educación Familiar Agosto 2017
September 2017 Family Education BrochureServicios De Apoyo Familiar Educación Familiar Septiembre 2017
Family Support Services Fact SheetHoja de Datos para Servicios de Apoyo Familiar
Temper Tamers 2017 Coffee Club
2017 Daytimers 2017 Parents of Teens Support Group

Family Education Workshops: (click on each title to see more information)

August 2017:

Tuesday, August 1 – Building Effective Relationships

Friday, August 4 – Cyber Safety

Monday, August 7 – Babies as Intelligent Language Learners

Tuesday, August 8 – You Make a Difference

Wednesday, August 9 – How to Play with a Child

Monday, August 14 – The Emerging Sense of Self

Tuesday, August 15 – Dealing with Perfection and Control

Wednesday, August 16 – Guiding Behavior in Young Children

Friday, August 18 – Twenty Minutes to Effective Parenting – Communication Skills

Monday, August 21 – Setting Limits and Boundaries

Tuesday, August 22 – Four Keys to Successful Parenting

Friday, August 25 – The Motivation Breakthrough – Secrets to Turning ON the Tuned-Out Child


September 2017:

Mindful Parenting – Wednesdays in September – 6th, 13th & 20th

Five Golden Rules for staying connected to children – Tuesdays in September – 12th, 19th & 26th

Reducing Power Struggles – Tuesday, September 5, 2017

It’s So Much Work to Be Your Friend – Friday, September 8, 2017

Following Through with Requests – Monday, September 11, 2017

Cyber Safety / Cyber Bullying – Friday, September 15, 2017

Helping Young Children Cooperate – Friday, September 22, 2017

Courage, Character, and Self-Esteem – Monday, September 25, 2017


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