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Care for Caregivers
February 16 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm EST
Even superheroes need a support team.
This weekly one-hour virtual series is for families of children (of any age) with disabilities or chronic illness. In this series, parents and families can come together to learn, share, and experience the community of fellow superheroes. Topics will include:
Week 1: Navigating your World and Creating your Village
Week 2: Effective Advocacy
Week 3: Sense of Self and Sense of Humor
Week 4: Understanding the Cycles of Grief
Weeks 5 – 8 will be announced as the series moves forward to allow you, the participants, to have input on our content.
Facilitated by Chris Burd, a disability advocate and Master’s level counseling intern at Untethered Therapy.
This series is brought to you through a partnership between The Woodlands Foundation and Untethered Therapy Group.
Since 1998, The Woodlands, located in Wexford, PA, has been enriching the lives of children and adults with disabilities and chronic illness by providing a barrier-free environment, innovative programs and activities, and an impassioned, nurturing staff. With its 52-acre campus complete with a nature trail, fully accessible Aquatics, Wellness and Fitness Center, an adaptive par-3 golf course, a sports court, and plenty of outdoor space, The Woodlands offers the ideal environment to explore physical activity and community and social integration.
Founded by Dr. Heather Putney, Untethered Therapy Group is a non-profit mental health counseling agency located in Bellevue, PA. Untethered Therapy provides competent, coordinated care for the whole family system impacted by behavioral addictions, infidelity, and trauma. The team at Untethered strives to bring greater access to quality mental health services by providing supervision and training to other therapists to increase the number of qualified counselors to meet the demands of today. The clinicians in our office are grounded in empirically based treatment models that provide the most effective and efficient road toward healing.