Our Positivity Campaign, led by CADY Youth Leaders from the Youth Advisory and Advocacy Council (YAAC) and Junior Action Club (JAC) will brighten your day as you drive by the CADY Office and throughout the Newfound Region. Thank you to our amazing young leaders for their handmade signs to help lift spirits during this difficult time.
Parenting Through a Pandemic: The Do’s and Dont’s of Being Stuck at Home
Presented by Lynn Lyons, LICSW
Available until May 15, 2020
Families are on a roller coaster of emotions as we continue to isolate. Lynn Lyons. a therapist and expert on anxiety in families, will share ways that parents can help themselves and their children navigate the uncertainty, irritation, worry and loss that we’re all experiencing. She’ll also cover opportunities in front of us too, including the importance of play and connection that will help sustain us.
Resilience: The Art of Bouncing Back
Presented by: Dr. Maria Sanders, PhD, JD, MBA
Join Dr. Maria Sanders for a philosophical discussion on strategies we can take to develop resilience and live full and flourishing lives during the global pandemic.
Dr. Sanders is an Applied Philosopher with an expertise in scholarly research in happiness, place, and the impact technologies are having on meaningful communication and experiences. She will share some practical steps we can take to minimize fear and stress during a time of uncertainty, while distinguishing between reckless and responsible risk taking.