Speakers and Workshops

As a recognized source of mental health information in Lake County, YFC offers speaker programs on specific mental health topics. Whether you are looking for a short talk (10-20 minutes) or a longer workshop (60-90 minutes), we are happy to be of service. Each program features information presented by experts, a question-and-answer period, and a suggested reading list for additional information.

A selection of our current list of presentations for parents is listed below.

  • 1-2-3-Magic
    • for parents of 2-12 year-olds
  • Childhood Friendships:  A Brief Guide for Parents
    • for parents of elementary and middle school students
  • Supporting Your Children Through Divorce 
    • for parents of children and teens
  • Mental Health Concerns in Teens and Young Adults
    • for parents of high school and college-age children)
  • Parenting Siblings of Special Needs Children

    • for parents who have multiple children including one or more with a disability

To request a speaker program, please contact:

Cassie D'Addeo, MS, LMFT
(847) 367-5991 ext. 26
[email protected]

Our therapists have a wealth of knowledge on a variety of issues. If you don’t see your topic of interest on this list, we may be able to customize a talk or workshop for your group. Please contact Cassie D'Addeo for more information.