CAREGIVER SUPPORT AND EMPOWERMENT GROUP

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Caregivers of Commercially Sexually Exploited Children (CSEC) or high-risk youth are invited to a 7-week Support and Empowerment Program, where they will learn about various topics related to their child’s experience as well as practice skills and strategies for creating a positive and supportive environment for themselves and they child.

Topics:

Week 1: Group Orientation, Introductions, Distress Tolerance, Self-Care & Compassion Fatigue

Week 2: Psychoeducation about sexual abuse, sexual exploitation, posttraumatic stress disorder, coping strategies and mindfulness

Week 3: Understanding and preparing for trauma triggers

Week 4: Parenting Strategies Part 1: Walking the Middle Path & Validation

Week 5: Parenting Strategies Part 2: Ways to increase positive behaviors and decrease negative behaviors

Week 6: Specialized Issues: What to do with elopement

Week 7: Specialized Issues: Cell phone and social media use and GRADUATION!

****$10 e-gift card per session attended for each participant****

Caregiver Support Meetings:

  • Meetings begin on September 13th, 2021 from 5:00-6:30 pm and will be held every Monday for 7 weeks
  • Due to Covid-19, meetings will be hosted via ZOOM
  • Support Meetings will consist of education, skill building, support and validation
  • Case Management and referrals are available for caregivers and family members

How do I register?

Contact Christina Cremo, LMFT to register for self or for client
Email: ccremo@kidsfirstnow.org
Phone: 916-724-5078
Please include name, phone number, email, and referral source.

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KidsFirst Counseling & Family Resource Centers

We are a non-profit, community-based organization operating counseling and family resource centers which empower, educate and strengthen families through prevention, early detection, intervention and treatment programs. All services are free, confidential & available in English & Spanish.

  • Call Us at (916) 774-6802
  • kidsfirst@kidsfirstnow.org

KidsFirst
Roseville

124 Main Street
Roseville, CA 95678
Tel: (916) 774-6802
Fax: (916) 774-2685

Office Hours:
Monday to Friday
9:00 a.m. to 5 p.m.

KidsFirst
Auburn

11960 Heritage Oaks Place, Suite 3
Auburn, CA 95603
Tel: (530) 887-3536
Fax: (530) 887-3856

Office Hours:
Monday to Friday
9:00 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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