Cognitive Behavioral Interventions for Trauma in Schools
The Cognitive Behavioral Intervention for Trauma in Schools (CBITS) program is a school-based, group and individual intervention. It is designed to reduce symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), depression, and behavioral problems, and to improve functioning, grades and attendance, peer and parent support, and coping skills.
ALC Students Only
10-week group (3 individual + 2 caregiver sessions)
*Participants must register prior to the first session
High School Processing Group
This group will be an open-process group to help high school students connect with each other during the summer. Topics to be explored: identifying values, expressing individuality, dealing with social pressure, developing healthy friendships, facing adversity and thriving in difficult situations.
June 15th – August 16th (no group July 5th)
Tuesdays from 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Wood Lake Office
Rainbow Youth Connection
This group is for youth between the ages of 12-17, who identify as a member of the LGBTQIA+ community. Topics include providing support through difficult life events, connecting with other youth with similar experience, and providing education about healthy relationships.
Wednesdays from 4pm to 5pm
Transition to Adulthood
This group addresses fears, hopes, and dreams about transitioning to adulthood. Groups will be semi-structured groups that explore personal values and decision making, goal setting, getting to know yourself, meeting new people, developing relationships, increasing confidence in a variety of settings.
June 14th – August 23rd (no group July 5th)
Tuesdays from 2pm to 3pm
Wood Lake Office
Zoom option available, if needed