Makeup Class for 3/8 Parents Apart - Massasoit Campus Canton
This is the 2nd of 2 classes. Parents Apart is a collaborative program of Family Services of Central Massachusetts and the U. Mass. Medical Center, Department of Psychiatry in Worcester, MA. It is a court-mandated course in Massachusetts.

Thursday March 15 from 6:45pm - 9:15pm


Room 303


It is a 2 1/2-hour, 2-session course usually held one week apart.

This seminar is specifically designed to:

  • Assist parents in understanding their own divorce experience

  • Provide an overview of children's reactions to divorce

  • Educate parents as to the developmental needs of children

  • Train parents to help children cope with divorce and minimize their trauma

The group leaders are highly regarded mental health professionals who are specifically trained to present this material. All of the trainers have devoted a great deal of their private practice to issues dealing with families of divorce. Also, many professionals in this program are members of The Divorce Center and have presented many times at our seminars.

This course consists of two sessions totaling five hours.