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Camp Jitters Unpacked: A Parent’s Guide Using SPACE

Camp Jitters

Location:

Webinar via Zoom

Intended for:

Parents of Children/Teens Experiencing Worry about Going to Camp

Date / Time:

Fri May 31, Noon – Recording will be shared if this time is not convenient

Program Description:

Does your child:

  • Experience anxiety about being away at camp (day-camp or sleepover camp)?
  • Worry about how they will get along with friends and counselors?
  • Express fears about what might happen if they get sick?
  • Share excessive concerns about being homesick?
  • Need constant reassurance that they will be okay while at camp?
 

Our panel of child psychologists is offering a free, 60-minute webinar and Q&A, discussing how to support your child’s anxiety as they prepare for and attend summer camp. We will discuss the use of principles from the SPACE (Supportive Parenting for Anxious Childhood Emotions) program, which is a parent-based program designed specifically to teach caregivers how best to respond to their children who struggle with anxiety. 

Being away from home can be a stressful experience, particularly for children with anxiety.  This webinar can give you the tools to prepare your child for a successful summer.

Join us as we unpack practical solutions and insights to support your child through their camp anxieties. Gain valuable tips on ways to:

  • understand your child’s concerns
  • navigate their anxiety
  • foster their resilience
 

Don’t miss this opportunity to empower yourself as a parent and ease your child’s camp jitters!

Intended Audience:

Parents of children and teens who experience worries about attending camp, or those with Separation Anxiety, Social Anxiety, Generalized Anxiety, OCD, Emetophobia, Fears and Phobias, Panic Disorder and Agoraphobia, Selective Mutism

Cost: FREE

Registration: REGISTER HERE

All who register will be sent a link to the recorded webinar following the event,  so even if you are unable to attend, you can still view the presentation.   

For more information contact: [email protected]

Facilitators

Psychologist, Director of SPACE Program
Washington, D.C. & Northern Virginia
Psychologist & Child/Adolescent Program Director
Northern Virginia
Psychologist, Director of Professional Development
Northern Virginia

Supportive Parenting for Anxious Childhood Emotions (SPACE) Screening Form

Thank you for your interest in our SPACE-informed parenting group. Our group is designed to work with parents of children whose primary difficulty is anxiety with related avoidance behavior. Please answer the following questions so that we can gain a better understanding of you and your child.

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