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
September 2017 Family Education BrochureServicios De Apoyo Familiar Educación Familiar Septiembre 2017
October 2017 Family Education BrochureServicios De Apoyo Familiar Educación Familiar Octubre 2017
Family Support Services Fact SheetHoja de Datos para Servicios de Apoyo Familiar
Temper Tamers 2017 Coffee Club
2017 Daytimers2017 Parents of Teens Support Group
Peaceful Warriors – Yoga for ages 16 – 24 

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

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


October 2017:

Whole Brain Child from Daniel Siegel, MD & Tina Payne Bryson, PhDTuesdays in October – 3rd, 10th & 17th

Spontaneous Incentives – Monday, October 2nd

Winning at Parenting – Friday, October 6th

Social and Emotional Coaching of Toddlers – The Incredible Years© – Monday, October 9th

Reducing the Risks from Active Parenting of Teens© Wednesday, October 11th

Intervening Between Siblings – Monday, October 16th

Wise Choices – Friday, October 20th

Responsibility and Discipline – Active Parenting© – Monday, October 23rd

Redirecting Behavior – Active Parenting© – Tuesday, October 24th

The Art of Effective Praising – Wednesday, October 25th

Understanding Yourself and Your Teenager – Monday, October 30th



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