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What is the focus of the Resilient Middle-Schooler?

The program is practical and skills-based, focusing on development of the 4 C’s –

Challenge, Competency, Control and Confidence:

  • Challenge: see setbacks as challenges and see mistakes as learning opportunities
  • Competence: use goal-setting to improve social, emotional and academic skills
  • Control: use self-management skills to devote energy towards areas of personal control and worry less about events that are uncontrollable
  • Confidence: identify and develop unique strengths that help cope with adversity

The Reslient Middle-Schooler can benefit adolescents 11 – 14 years old struggling with organization, planning, emotion regulation or social skills and is facilitated by experienced mental health clinicians at MedPsych Associates of New Jersey, Ramsey.

The program lasts a week, meeting daily for approximately 2.5 hours. The program is offered twice:

Session 1: August 19 – 23, 2019

Session 2: August 26 – 30, 2019

Topics Covered include:

  • Goal-setting
  • Time Management
  • Organizational skills
  • Effective verbal and non-verbal communication
  • How to create and maintain friendships
  • Stress management
  • Appropriate use of electronics

For more information or to register, call Mark Sykes, PhD 201-995-1128 x2 or Brian Greco LCSW 201-995-1004 x3 or message us here:

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MedPsych Associates is taking every precaution to make sure our patients and staff stay safe and healthy from the Coronavirus. Our practice is committed to continuing the highest level of care for all our current patients and new patients and will be utilizing a secure, HIPAA compliant videoconferencing platform for all evaluations and therapy. Please contact our office via the Contact page of our website for any questions.

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