Syntero’s Positive Parenting Course will resume on October 28th. The five-week course is offered free of charge for residents of Delaware and Morrow Counties. The course is intended for parents and caregivers (grandparents, other relatives, guardians, etc.) of children from birth through age 8. Participants will learn how to get more desired behaviors from their children.
Classes will cover the following information:
The power of positive parenting techniques
What causes kids’ behaviors
Setting goals for change
Tips on how to reconnect with children and build positive relationships
Giving directions kids are likely to follow
Recognizing progress and planning for the future
Each participant will also have three one-on-one phone/in-person sessions with group leaders to make the information work for their families. Click here to register or email Debbie Combs.
The Positive Parenting Course is sponsored by Nationwide Children’s Hospital, Ohio Children’s Trust Fund and the United Way of Delaware County Strengthening Families program.
Due to Ohio’s developing re-opening provisions, registration for Syntero’s Youth Summer Groups has been postponed, but we are still preparing to provide services for youth in grades K-12 this summer. Groups will provide students with a wide array of skills, including self-regulation, anger management, mindfulness and interpersonal effectiveness. Franklin County groups are free for any students from Dublin, Grandview, Hilliard and Upper Arlington School Districts. Click here to view the summer group flyer with the complete list of group topics and descriptions. Syntero Summer Prevention Programming is made possible by community funded levy dollars as distributed by the ADAMH Board of Franklin County.
Syntero has collaborative partnerships with primary care
providers to provide integrated care for shared clients through increased
communication, shared outcomes and care coordination. Integrating mental
health, substance use and primary care services produces the best outcomes and
proves the most effective approach to caring for people with multiple
Syntero is pleased to announce a new partnership with Genoa Healthcare, our on-site pharmacy provider. Genoa’s full-service pharmacy will enable Syntero clients to conveniently fill prescriptions on site, and even have prescriptions mailed at no cost. The pharmacy will be located at Syntero’s Dublin location, but is available for all Syntero clients. More information is available here.
According to the Centers for Disease Control and
Prevention, suicide was the tenth leading cause of death overall in the United
States, but it is the second leading cause of death among individuals
between the ages of 10 and 34; however, it is a preventable public health
problem. Ninety percent of people in a suicidal crisis will give some kind of
warning to those around them, including the following:
Alcohol and drug abuse
Statements revealing or suggesting a desire to
Twenty percent of 13-18-year-olds live with a mental health
condition and 17 percent of youth report that they have seriously considered
taking their own life in the past year. These startling statistics are just
some of the reasons why Syntero’s therapeutic interventions and prevention services for
adolescents and teens are critical. A recent video; produced by Erica
Wood, MA, LPCC-S, director of Youth and Prevention Services, Delaware/Morrow
Counties; shares how Syntero’s school-based program is meeting youth at the
point of need to help them process very complicated issues.
Join us for a four part training series on Trauma and Dissociation: Fundamentals of Assessment and Treatment. Presented by Helen Hill, LISW-S and Cheri Kerr, PCC-S
Online Registration is now open.
Space is limited to 40 participants.
Deadline for Registration is December 21, 2018
For more information contact Rick Soto, Syntero Lewis Center 740.428.0428