Parent Trainings

Parenting: Because kids don't come with instructions (8-week class)

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Feel more in control as a parent while building a happier, healthier relationship with your children. This FREE 90-minute class will take place via Zoom once a week for eight consecutive weeks. A new class will begin Tuesday, March 28, from 5:30-7 p.m.

This class is intended for northeast Kansas residents. Local residents only, please.

For a link to register, check back Tuesday, March 14.


Ask a Child Therapist

Ask a Child Therapist Logo resizedAsk a Child Therapist focuses on getting parents and caregivers the information they want on timely children's mental health topics. Each month, one of Family Service & Guidance Center's dedicated professionals will address questions about the topic of the month.

  • Each week, we'll post a short video to Facebook and our website in which an FSGC staff member will address a question sent to us by a parent/caregiver.

  • On the fourth Thursday of the month, we'll host a FREE Zoom Q&A session. FSGC's staff member will address all the questions about the topic of the month sent in by parents/caregivers. All you have to do to sit in on the Q&A is click the Zoom link on our Facebook and below in the calendar of presentations. No registration is required!

  • We want to hear from you! If your child is struggling with our monthly topic, send us your questions! E-mail them to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. All questions received will be answered at our monthly Zoom Q&A session. Yours could even be featured in one of our weekly videos! Please note: If you share a question, your name and e-mail will never be shared. Your questions will always remain anonymous.
MONTH TOPIC OF THE MONTH Q&A DATE

January

Anger Management

Zoom link: https://bit.ly/FSGCanger
passcode: 001626

Thursday, January 26
6:30-7:30 p.m.

February

Self Care for Parents/Caregivers

Thursday, February 23
6:30-7:30 p.m.

March

Kids and ADHD

Thursday, March 23
6:30-7:30 p.m.

April

Anxiety Thursday, April 27
6:30-7:30 p.m.

May

Talking to Kids About Tragic Events Thursday, May 25
6:30-7:30 p.m.

June

Supporting LGBTQ+ Youth Thursday, June 22
6:30-7:30 p.m.

July

Depression in Children and Teens Thursday, July 27
6:30-7:30 p.m.

August

Discipline Strategies that Work Thursday, August 24
6:30-7:30 p.m.

September

Talking to Your Kids About Suicide Thursday, September 28
6:30-7:30 p.m.

October

Youth Substance Use

Thursday, October 26
6:30-7:30 p.m.

November

Mental Health Medication: Fact vs. Fiction Thursday, November 16
6:30-7:30 p.m.

December

Kids, Social Media and Gaming

Tuesday, December 19
6:30-7:30 p.m.

Be sure to follow us on Facebook to watch the videos and get the latest Zoom link!


 

 

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Did you know?

Each year, one in five children experiences a mental health issue that disrupts their life. Of those children, only one in three gets treatment.