Parent University is District 155’s premier event for current and future parents. With expert presenters from the community and district, Parent University provides practical information to help parents successfully guide their children through the high school years. The event is free and open to all current District 155 parents and those who will have a freshman in the district’s Class of 2022.
The keynote presentation is "Purposeful Parenting." Jackie Rhew, LCPC, CADA, is the cofounder for Center for Emotional Wellness of the Northwest Suburbs. She served as Assistant Director for seven years for the School Anxiety/School Refusal Program at Alexian Brothers Behavioral Health Hospital in Hoffman Estates, a program she was instrumental in creating and developing. Jackie provides training locally and nationally on topics including anxiety, school refusal, parenting, and self-injury. She has co-authored several publications including School Refusal in Children & Adolescents, and has been featured on both ABC Channel 7 and CBS Channel 2 highlighting her work with adolescents struggling with avoidant school behaviors and bullying in schools.
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