College Readiness Program
Participants in this program will learn and practice skills related to distress tolerance, emotion regulation and interpersonal effectiveness with respect to dorm life, coursework, relationships, self-care and time management. Skills are taught by a team of expert psychologists in a supportive group setting with same-aged peers. Participants receive live coaching and feedback from group leaders. Families of participants will also learn strategies to help support their teens and young adults through this transition. A parent session is offered on Tuesday, August 4, from 5:00 – 7:00pm.
This program is offered to students ages 17-22 who have graduated high school by June 2020.
This program is currently scheduled to run virtually to comply with New York State’s COVID-19 regulations.
- Date: Monday, August 3 – Friday, August 7
11:30 am – 3:00 pm EDT / 8:30 am – 12:00 pm PDT
- Cost: $2,250
- Location: Zoom platform
- Eligibility: To ensure an appropriate fit, a clinician in the program will conduct an assessment. Contact Brittany Barnett (Brittany.Barnett@childmind.org) or Caroline Gabriele (Caroline.Gabriele@childmind.org) for more details.