Parenting Through Separation and Divorce Workshop – February 2018

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Join us for a free Parenting Through Separation and Divorce workshop Monday, Feb. 5. Winter can be a difficult time of year in general. Add the stress of a major life change like separation or divorce, and it can complicate things further. If you’re going through a separation or divorce and would like help navigating the pitfalls and potential minefields …

Parenting Through Separation and Divorce Workshop – December 2017

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Join us for a free Parenting Through Separation and Divorce workshop Monday, Dec. 4. Holidays plus a stressful life transition like separation or divorce can take their toll on everyone in a family. If you’re going through a separation or divorce and would like help navigating the pitfalls and potential minefields and to ensure your children are receiving the support …

Parenting Through Separation and Divorce Workshops – November 2017

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Join us for a free Parenting Through Separation and Divorce workshop Monday, Nov. 6.  If you’re going through a separation or divorce and would like help navigating the pitfalls and potential minefields and to ensure your children are receiving the support they need, consider attending one or several of our free sessions. This program is also an approved alternative to the SMILE …

Self-compassion Group Therapy – Fall 2017

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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

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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 …

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 …

October 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, …

November Session | University of Michigan Aphasia Program

Events, News

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 Sessions | U-M Aphasia Community

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University of Michigan Aphasia Community This September marks the beginning of our fall sessions for UMAC. Interested in meeting others with aphasia, learning their stories, and making connections? Come join us for one of the upcoming sessions. What: UMAC is a group communication program where you can meet others with aphasia, while boosting your language skills in a supportive environment. All members …

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Self-Compassion: How Being Nice to Yourself is Bigger than it Sounds

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Self-compassion, while sometimes underestimated, can be an effective, research-backed approach to addressing mental health challenges. It has been used and widely studied in different fields — for example as a means of helping nurses deal with job-related stress and anxiety, to aiding in addiction recovery in teens. It is now offered as a group therapy option through the University Psychological …

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Reading Skills Summer Camp

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The University Center for Language and Literacy Reading Intervention Program is now offering a reading skills summer camp to help improve the literacy skills of children entering first grade. Our reading specialist uses research-based strategies and tailored instruction to teach the foundations of reading. Camp attendees will build their reading skills through fun and interactive: Multi-sensory reading strategies Fine and gross motor …

August 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, …

September Session | University of Michigan Aphasia Program

Events, News

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, …

MARI Offices Closed July 4, 2017

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All Mary A. Rackham Institute (MARI) offices will be closed on Tuesday, July 4, 2017 in celebration of Independence Day. We will resume our normal operating hours on Wednesday, July 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 remember …

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UCLL at KidZone: Join Us!

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UCLL will host an afternoon of fun learning — and bear hunting! — at the Ann Arbor Summer Festival KidZone tent on Tuesday, June 13, 2017. The event runs from 5-8 p.m. and features a packed agenda of events for kids as well as adults. Join in the fun: Come with us on a multi-sensory bear hunt. Explore how music …

MARI Office Closed May 29, 2017

MARI Offices Closed May 29, 2017

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MARI Offices Closed Memorial Day All Mary A. Rackham Institute (MARI) offices will be closed on Monday, May 29, 2017 in celebration of Memorial Day. We will resume our normal operating hours on Tuesday, May 30. 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 …

Parenting Through Separation and Divorce Workshop: October 2017

Events, News, Parenting

Join us for a free Parenting Through Separation and Divorce workshop Monday, Oct. 2.  If you’re going through a separation or divorce and would like help navigating the pitfalls and potential minefields and to ensure your children are receiving the support they need, consider attending one or several of our free sessions. This program is also an approved alternative to the SMILE …