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Wise Mind Group

February 15, 2013
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
-- 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

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