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Coping with Stress – A Web-Based Mindfulness Group for Parents of Adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder


Posted January 30, 2018

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Date/Time
Tuesday, January 30 - Tuesday, March 6
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Location
CAMH
1001 Queen Street West
Toronto

Event host:
CAMH

Event contact:
416-535-8501,37819
michelle.dale@camh.ca

Cost:

Research demonstrates that mindfulness has been shown to increase well-being and reduce psychological distress. Mindfulness can be particularly helpful for parents when stressful events cannot be immediately resolved or addressed.

We have been researching how to support parents of adolescents and adults with an autism spectrum disorder (ASD). As part of this research, we are holding a free web-based mindfulness parent group. This is a unique opportunity to learn and practice mindfulness with other parents in the comfort of your own home.

The groups will run for 6 weeks on Tuesdays

Time: 1:00-2:30pm (EST)

Dates: January 30th to March 6th, 2018

If this is something you might be interested in learning more about, please complete this online survey: https://edc.camhx.ca/redcap/surveys/?s=AXT737FRDY

If you have any questions or would prefer a paper copy of the survey, please contact Michelle at: michelle.dale@camh.ca or at 416-535-8501 ext. 37819.

This study is supported by Autism Speaks Canada.

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