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Wise Mind Group

Wise Mind Group for adults with developmental disabilities

The new group begins in March 2013 at the UIC Developmental Disabilities Family Clinics.

The group start date/time is TBD. The group will be ongoing so new participants can join anytime after the start date.

Group will focus on dialectal behavior therapy (DBT) skills,
such as:

–– Mindfulness (letting go of the past and staying focused on the
present)
–– Distress Tolerance/Emotional Regulation
–– Building and Maintaining Relationships
–– Individual sessions and caregiver support to reinforce DBT skills

Eligible Participants : Adults (18 and over) with developmental disabilities, difficulty regulating emotion and persistent relationship conflict

Contact : Ginny Griffin, LCSW, at 312–413–1490 or giginny@uic.edu

Location : UIC Family Clinics—1640 W. Roosevelt Road, Chicago, 60608 (Located at the corner of Ashland and Roosevelt); free parking is available

Cost : We accept private insurance and sliding scale fee for clients with Medicaid