Wednesday, March 22, 2017

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COUNSELING CHILDREN: Self-Esteem, Parenting Mistakes, Trauma Recovery and Body Image

Invites you to:
Counseling Children: Self-Esteem, Parenting Mistakes,
Trauma Recovery and Body Image - 2 CEU’s
Molly Barrow, Ph.D., LMHC 

Monday, April 24, 2017 11:30-2:00 pm

*** 11:30 am Sign-in and Networking Lunch***
Lunch is provided

2 CEU Presentation Begins promptly at 12:00 PM

At Florida Gulf Coast University
10501 FGCU Blvd S, Fort Myers, Florida 33965
Cohen Center-Student Union Room 247

Must RSVP on line - No later than 5PM on 4/20/17

All reservations must be made and paid for
by the RSVP deadline

Any questions regarding your membership status,
Please contact

Membership includes workshop and lunch
$65 membership for LMHC’s, LMFT’s, and Registered Interns
$25 for Graduate Students

$30 for non-member LCSW’s, psychologists, and others for this 2CEU workshop and lunch offers more information regarding membership and Gulfcoast Mental Health Counselors upcoming events. Please direct questions to Jill Isaacson, President of GMHC. or call 239-590-7950.

6 CEUs through Florida Gulf Coast University – Counseling & Psychological Services
This course is approved by the Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy and Mental Health Counseling BAP# 1128  expires 3/31/2019 and the Florida Board of Psychology expires 5/31/2018 – Both CE Provider# 50-13783

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Avow Butterfly Release event

The Avow Butterfly Release event will be held on March 26, 2016 in Cambier Park in Naples, Florida.

10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

  • View hundreds of live butterflies inside exhibit tent.
  • Enjoy musical entertainment
  • A variety of butterfly craft activities will be available for children
  • Shop for all things butterfly at the “Wings to Go” sales tent
  • Pick up a treat from the volunteer bake sale or on-site vendors

12:00 – 1:00 PM

Participate in the remembrance ceremony featuring songs, inspirational readings and a public reading of the names of those being remembered. At the close of the ceremony the butterfly exhibit tent will be opened for a breath-taking release of beautiful butterflies.

(On-line registration closes on Wednesday, March 24. Phone-in registrations close at 3 PM on Friday, March 25. A limited number of name registrations will be available the day of the event for $50 per name.) Follow this link for more details and to pre-register.

Hope Hospice: Weekly LGBT Grief Support Group

Hope HealthCare Services is offering a weekly lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender grief support group. Open to the community, the LGBT grief group provides an opportunity to discuss feelings of loss and learn from the experiences of others.

There is no charge to attend the grief support group.

To attend, call Tricia Betters-Black, LCSW, ACHP-SW at 239-985-2485.

Hope HealthCare Services is a nonprofit health care organization dedicated to providing care and comfort to every individual and their loved ones as they fulfill life’s journey. For more information, call 239-454-3100 or visit

“Spirituality, Faith and Religion vis vie the LGBTQ+ Community”

Visuality Inc.’s “Visuality Voices” jointly with (FGCU’s) Florida Gulf Coast University’s GSA continues to sponsor a series of educational public panels.

“Spirituality, Faith and Religion vis vie the LGBTQ+ Community” is scheduled on Thursday, April 6, 2017 at 6:30 pm -9:00 pm at FGCU. (Florida Gulf Coast University) in Marieb Hall; Room 200; (nursing bldg.) 10501 FGCU Blvd. S. The nearest parking lot is P1. There is no charge to attend this event.

The purpose of the panel is to educate and inform the community/ general public to better understand how being an LGBTQ individual impacts relationships, families, day- to- day lives and basically their existence.

Position: Eligibility Specialist in the Family Self-Sufficiency Unit

The Lee County Department of Human and Veteran Services has an opening for an Eligibility Specialist in our Family Self-Sufficiency Unit. This position interviews clients to determine eligibility for assistance with various programs, primarily emergency services. Knowledge of other local agencies and programs is helpful. To get a better idea of services offered, visit our department web page at

To apply, and for a more complete job description, go to the County’s JOBS page at and click on Search Job Openings.