Please Note: Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Yellowbrick staff are available for virtual presentations to your organization on mutually agreed-upon topics. Please contact Tracy Ashworth, Director of Business Relationship Development at 847-869-1500 x 227 for more information or if you have suggestions for presentations of interest. Please check back for future events post-Covid.
The Colleagues & Conversation Series @ Yellowbrick seeks to bring professionals together in an informal atmosphere to promote socializing, networking, and discussions for interactive learning. CEU’s are available through Yellowbrick Foundation at no charge. Colleagues & Conversations will continue to be presented on a virtual platform until Spring 2022.
A Conversation with Yellowbrick and Wendy Adamson, author of Mother Load and Incorrigible
Friday, December 10th, 2021 5 – 7 PM
EVANSTON ART CENTER
1717 Central Ave. Evanston, IL
Yellowbrick collaborates with adolescents and emerging adults, ages 16-30's, their families and participating professionals toward the development and implementation of a strategic “Life Plan.” An integrative, multi-specialty consultation clarifies strengths, limitations, and risks, and defines motivations, goals and choices.
A mental health condition that’s characterized by intense shifts in mood including both manic and depressive episodes.
People living with Major Depressive Disorder, or MDD, experience episodes of depression and sadness that are debilitating to daily life.
Those living with anxiety disorders experience high levels of anxiety and stress that interfere negatively with daily life.
A mental health issue in which a person’s cognitive function is impaired, resulting in symptoms like experiencing challenges with conducting speech, reading and writing, and behavior.
Mental health disorders that negatively affect a person’s behaviors, thought patterns, and function. People diagnosed with these disorders experience challenges with managing relationships and understanding various situations.
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder is a mental health condition that people can develop as a result of experiencing traumatic situations, characterized by symptoms including flashbacks, avoidance behaviors, and more.
A mental health condition that is characterized by specific symptoms of forgetfulness and lack of concentration, which makes it challenging to complete necessary tasks.
Mental health conditions that interfere with a person’s eating habits, thought patterns, and behaviors in negative ways.
A mental health disorder diagnosable with the DSM-5 that is characterized by both obsessions and compulsive behaviors.