Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD) Parenting Group

Overview

Covid Update: The SPD Parenting Support Group meetings are now meeting outside (weather permitting).  As the weather gets colder we will meet inside with masks for all participants.

Now in its 10th year, the SPD Parenting Group meets monthly to provide education, share resources, and offer support to parents who have children with Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD) and/or are considered Highly Sensitive.

Many parents come to our meetings feeling unsure, isolated, and overwhelmed. My colleague, Jenny Burnsed, MS, LPC and I started this group as a way for parents to support each other and not feel so alone. This gathering of wise and caring parents meets monthly and we focus on teaching parenting strategies that work. We spend half of our meeting discussing a specific topic and the other half sharing ideas, building community, and offering resources.  This parenting group is always open to new participants, so feel free to drop in whenever the topic appeals to you.

Meeting Dates

  • Sept 27, 2021 – Back to School: Managing Successful Transitions
  • Oct 11, 2021 – How to Help Your Anxious Child
  • Nov 15, 2021 – Emotional Regulation: Parent and Child Strategies
  • Dec 6, 2021 – The Power of Mindfulness and Self-Care
  • Jan 10, 2022 – The Whole Child Approach to Eating Challenges with Guest Speaker, Lindsay Beckerman, MOT, OTR/L
  • Feb 28, 2022 – Social Anxiety and Social Skills
  • Mar 28, 2022 – Executive Functioning and SPD
  • Apr 18, 2022 – Communicating for Connection

Location and Timing

11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. –   Meet us in the Group Room at Strength in Motion Counseling, 5277 Manhattan Circle #250, Boulder, 80303

Cost

$30 per person and $40 per couple.

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"Pain shared…is pain not doubled but halved."

- Neil Gaiman

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