Free Workshop Series!!!

Staff and students welcome!!!

Professional development workshop series!!!

These workshops sponsored by the Education & Counseling Center (ECC) will help you gain further knowledge and experience to guide you in your paths as educators and counselors. *CEUs will be given to attending counseling site-supervisors.

Please enroll by emailing the ECC at or by calling Dr. Mason at 773-325-8420.

1/9 3-5pm 'QPR'

Often called the "CPR of Mental Health", QPR teaches participants a simple three step process for recognizing and providing support during a suicidal crisis.

2/13 3-5pm 'Journaling to Enhance Self-Care'

In this interactive workshop, participants will learn and practice creative journaling techniques that are useful as tools for enhancing self-care.

3/13 3-5pm 'Motivational Interviewing'

Have you ever wanted someone to change their behavior? This workshop explores the process of change and provides participants with skills to tap into a person's intrinsic motivation to change.

4/10 3-5pm 'Understanding Depression and Anxiety'

Depression and anxiety are the two most common mental illness. This workshop will explore the signs and symptoms of both illnesses as well as treatment options available.

5/8 3-5pm 'Stress Management'

This workshop will help participants evaluate and understand their own stress management as well as learn stress management techniques.

Every 2nd Tuesday of the month! 3-5pm in Education and Counseling Center Room 101

Enroll by emailing or call Dr. Mason at 773-325-8420.

* Workshops are facilitated by clinical/educational professionals from Sertoma Centre Inc.

The ECC thanks them for their partnership!

DePaul Education and Counseling Center

Aligned with the service and social justice mission of DePaul University, the Education & Counseling Center seeks to strengthen, sustain, and serve urban communities; therefore, our mission is two-fold. The first is to provide quality and affordable educational and counseling services to adults, children and adolescents. The second is to prepare socially responsive counselors and educators to utilize evidence-based practices in their respective professions.

We also offer tutoring and counseling services for the Chicago community- please see other flyers or call /email the center for more information.