John Howard Society of Kawartha Lakes & Haliburton

Site: Lindsay

Service: Self Management Program for Adults

Description (Service) COVID-19 Completing intakes, programming and conducting check-ins with clients through remote access. This includes, telephone, text, email and on-line platforms 
This program is for adults who exhibit:  
* difficulty controlling anger,  
* compulsion to act before thinking of consequences,  
* tendency to blame others for their problems,  
* problems with relationships, family and friends,  
* problems with alcohol or drugs.  
The program is a cognitive behavioural group based on the "What Works" literature and research. It uses an interactive, psycho-educational format 
The objectives for the participants during the program and upon program completion are that they:  
* accept responsibility for actions,  
* develop critical thinking skills,  
* develop effective problem solving and decision making skills,  
* have increased awareness and understanding of consequences of negative behaviour patterns,  
* learn strategies to control and change behaviours 
* develop pro-social attitudes, skills and behaviours.  
The program runs 10 weeks and meets once a week for 2 hours in the evening. Attendance is mandatory.
Service Details
Hours Office: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm 
Programs: in the evening - call for more information
Areas Served Haliburton County ; Kawartha Lakes
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
Self-referrals accepted
Application Call for details. * Self-referrals accepted
Languages English
Fees Sliding Scale Available
Address and Location
Located In Community Lindsay
Address & Map
22 Peel St
Lindsay, ON K9V 3L9
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Intersection Peel St and Cambridge St N
Physical Access Fully Accessible - Washroom, Entrance, Parking
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-340-3121
Fax 705-328-2549

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