Workshop Series for COE Students!!!

Free series beginning February 1st in the ECC

Monthly workshops for students in education and counseling

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.

Please enroll by emailing the ECC at or by calling 773-325-7745.

February 1st 3p-5p: Understanding Depression and Anxiety

Depression and Anxiety are two of the most common struggles you will come across when working with individuals and families. We will discuss prevalence, signs and symptoms, and treatment options available.

March 1st 3p-5p: Conflict Management

We will explore common sources of conflict in the workplace and the impact conflict can have on the work environment, and you personally. You will learn to identify your conflict management style and learn strategies for managing and avoiding conflict.

April 5th 3p-5p: Suicide Prevention

QPR is an evidence based training that increases public awareness of suicide and improves one’s ability to identify and refer those at risk for suicide. Participants learn about the impact of suicide in America, common myths and facts surrounding suicide, warning signs, risk factors and protective factors. Participants learn how to question of someone is contemplating suicide, persuade the person to get help and refer them to the appropriate professionals.

May 3rd 3p-5p: Compassion Fatigue

When people are in helping professions, they are at risk of developing compassion fatigue. This training teaches participants about the signs and symptoms of compassion fatigue, the impact it can have on an individual and strategies for preventing and/or managing compassion fatigue.

Every 1st wednesday of the month! 3p-5p

Enroll by emailing or call 773-325-7745.

* 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.