Self-compassion Group Therapy – Fall 2017

Events, Group Therapy, News

A new session of the Psychological Clinic’s Self-compassion group therapy is scheduled to begin soon. The group will run weekly on Wednesdays from 5:00-6:30pm, for 8 weekly 90-minute visits. The start date is dependent upon the number of participants. The group will be led by an experienced postdoctoral fellow with expertise in this area. About the Therapy Approach This group will blend Mindful Self-Compassion (Neff & …

December Session | University of Michigan Aphasia Program

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The Road to Recovery The University of Michigan’s Aphasia Program, or UMAP, is an intensive speech-language therapy program that provides individuals battling aphasia with the tools they need to rebuild and improve their communication skills and begin their recovery. Using the life participation approach and a variety of therapy modes, our certified speech-language pathologists use a curriculum that combines individual, …

Fall 2017 – Free ADHD and LD Workshop Series

ADHD, Events, Parenting, Workshops

Our popular free workshop series focused on Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and learning disabilities returns! The workshops are offered over the course of three weeks and focus on practical tips, resources, and guidance for supporting and advocating for children with attention and learning problems. The workshop series creates a welcoming environment to learn more about ADHD and learning disabilities, …

Suicide Prevention Week 2017: Take a Minute, Save a Life

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Suicide Prevention Week 2017 officially kicks off with World Suicide Prevention Day, Sunday, Sept. 10. The entire month of September has been designated Suicide Prevention Month, as well. The day, week, and month awareness efforts are to bring attention to a problem that knows no geographic or demographic boundaries. This year’s theme is “Take a Minute, Save Life,” and focuses …

UCCF Carries Out U-M Campus Suicide Prevention Program

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The University of Michigan, as the flagship public university in Michigan, educates over 43,000 students a year and is the largest employer in the state. Despite strong institutional commitment to mental health services, 24 percent of U-M students report thinking about suicide, while 11.3 percent ahve seriously considered attempting suicide at least once in the last academic year.  Additionally, 1.1 …

MARI Offices Closed Monday September 4,2017

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All Mary A. Rackham Institute (MARI) offices will be closed on Monday, September 4, 2017 in celebration of Labor Day. We will resume our normal operating hours on Tuesday, September 5. We will reply to web and phone inquiries as quickly as we can once we return. We hope everyone has a safe and enjoyable holiday weekend! Emergency Services Please …