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Sunday, Jan 10, 2016 - Saturday, Jan 16, 2016

Sunday, Jan 10, 2016

L’Chaim 2016 Resolution #1 – A Vibrant New You! (Sunday, Jan 10, 2016 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm)

Co Sponsored by Ketura Hadassah, Greater Atlanta Hadassah and Jewish Family & Career Services of Atlanta

Location: JF&CS in Dunwoody

Couvert: $10 per person. Light refreshments served.

Please mail check payable to “Ketura Hadassah” to Sheila Parks 53 Basswood Circle Atlanta, GA 30328-4549. Paid reservations and form must be received by Monday, December 28, 2015.

Our workshop leaders will share their insights and facilitate a group discussion:

  • Belinda Ossip, Holistic Health Practitioner for JF&CS’ Health Power Initiative. Belinda holds a certificate in plant-based nutrition from Cornell University. She will lead Workshop Sessions on the relationship between food and well-being.

  • Carol Berg, Yoga Alliance E-RYT 200/RYT 500 certification, yoga, meditation, pranayama practitioner and instructor. Carol is also a member in good standing with the Georgia Bar. She will lead Workshop Sessions using yoga, meditation and relaxation techniques.

  • Debbi Dooley, MS, LPC, NCC, Case Manager, JF&CS. Debbi specializes in older adults and brings a depth of experience with degrees in nursing, anthropology/sociology and professional counseling. She will facilitate the Group Discussion.

Monday, Jan 11, 2016

There are no events on this day.

Tuesday, Jan 12, 2016

Resume Development Workshop at South Cobb Regional Library (Tuesday, Jan 12, 2016 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm)

How to Create a Successful Resume

How can you get your resume past the computerized screening system and into the hands of the hiring manager? We share several proven techniques that show you how.

Location: South Cobb Regional Library (805 Clay Road Mableton, GA 30126)

Free and open to the community.

RSVP is required.

Wednesday, Jan 13, 2016

HAMSA Recovery Group (Wednesday, Jan 13, 2016 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm)

A therapeutic group that focuses on promoting recovery and helping individuals gain a deeper understanding of its roots, causes and conditions. Through the process of recovery, there is a need to better understand ourselves and how we relate to others. In addition to gaining the support of others, we will explore how to navigate life’s challenges with a specific emphasis on boundary setting and adopting new ways of thinking.

Who: Open to anyone who wants support through his or her own recovery process.

When: Every Wednesday from 6 - 7 pm

Cost: $35 per session (we have financial assistance for those who qualify)

Where: 4549 Chamblee Dunwoody Rd., Atlanta 30338

Thursday, Jan 14, 2016

Resume Development Workshop (Thursday, Jan 14, 2016 10:00 am - 12:00 pm)

Workshop 2: How to Create a Successful Resume: How can you get your resume past the computerized screening system and into the hands of the hiring manager? We share several proven techniques that show you how.

Free and open to the community.

Please Register Here. 

Resume Development - St Philips Church (Thursday, Jan 14, 2016 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm)

JF&CS presents the Employment Workshop Series at Saint Philip A.M.E. Church.

Saint Philip A.M.E. Church, Family Life and Administration Center
1607 Richard Allen Drive, Decatur, GA 30032 (Memorial Drive at Candler Road)

Free and open to the community.

Registration required.



High School Girls Group (Thursday, Jan 14, 2016 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm)

This is a discussion group for teen girls in Grades 9th-12th. Teens will support each other by sharing their own experiences and offering advice in a safe place alongside two JF&CS clinicians.

An individual meeting is required before members join the group.

Every other Thursday
Location: JF&CS Cobb Office (1501 Johnson Ferry Rd Marietta 30062)

Each meeting is $25.

*This is an ongoing group and we welcome new group members at any time!*

The group is led by Ina Enoch and Ashley Semerenko.


Ina completed her Education Specialist Degree and Ph. D. in School Psychology at Georgia State University. Before coming to JF&CS in January 2009, she worked for the Cobb County School System and was in private practice in Marietta for a number of years. Ina works primarily with children and adolescents and their families.

Ashley received her Bachelor of Arts in psychology from the University of North Florida and later earned her Master of Social Work degree with a clinical focus from Loyola University in Chicago. Ashley joined JF&CS in 2012 and has experience working with children, adults, couples and families.

Sandy Springs Caregiver Group (Thursday, Jan 14, 2016 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm)

Caring, sharing, and encouragement, all essential elements of the human experience, may be found in this group for caregivers. Whether you are taking care of a spouse, parent, other family member, loved one, friend, or neighbor, we hope that this group will provide you with a safe place to share your thoughts and feelings and help you to develop a network of support through an exchange of information and experiences.

This is an open and free group.

Location: Huntcliff Summit I (1st floor conference room), 8592 Roswell Road, Sandy Springs.

Drop in's are welcome but RSVP to Mandy Kaufman, LCSW 770.677.9392 

Friday, Jan 15, 2016

There are no events on this day.

Saturday, Jan 16, 2016

There are no events on this day.

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