Baby Basics & Breast Feeding Basics Class

When you’re expecting a baby you get lots of free advice. Now you can get some from experts.

Learn how to prepare for your new little one from doctors, registered nurses and lactation specialist.

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Helping our Kids with Their Emotions Parenting Workshop

This workshop will be focused on families with youth ages 9 to 18 and will include:

  • Healthy Communication within the Family
  • Helping Children with their Emotions
  • Responsible Social Media and Technology
  • Ages: Parents Only
  • When: Saturday 10:00 am to 3:00 pm
  • Dates: January 22, 2022
  • Where: South Jordan Office Conference Room
  • Instructor: Candace Basile, LCSW, MSW

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Healthy Emotions & Relationships Group Therapy

This group will focus on learning emotional self-awareness and skills to help with managing emotions, establishing healthy boundaries, and having strong communication.

  • Ages: 12 to 17, coed
  • When: Tuesdays 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
  • Dates: January 18th, 25th and February 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd
  • Where: Families First Pediatrics South Jordan Location
  • Instructor: Candace Basile, LCSW, MSW


Managing Anxiety & Perfectionism Group Therapy

This class will be focused on Anxiety and Perfectionism and will address the following:

  • What are anxiety and worry?
  • Recognizing anxious feelings 
  • Developing and practicing strategies to decrease anxiety
  • How perfectionism impacts anxiety 
  • Values, goals, mistakes, and confidence
  • Mindfulness
  • Ages: 7th to 9th graders, coed
  • When: Mondays 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
  • Dates: January 24th, 31st and February 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th
  • Where: Families First Pediatrics Bluffdale Office
  • Instructor:Andrea Rubido, MSW, CSW


Intentional Parenting Workshop

This class will provide parents with guidance on how to parent intentionally to build stronger relationships with your child.

  • Ages: Parents Only
  • When: Wednesdays 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
  • Date: February 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd and March 2nd, 9th
  • Where: Families First Pediatrics Bluffdale Office
  • Instructor: Mandi Biesinger, LCSW


Substance Abuse Group Therapy

This is a group therapy class for adolescents who struggle with substance use.

This class is to help the participant:
  • Determine what stage of change one is in
  • The reasons behind “why” one uses
  • Healthy skills that can help stop drug use
  • Help create goals for future sobriety.
  • Ages: 14 to 17, still in high school, coed
  • When: Tuesdays, 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm
  • Dates: January 18th, 25th, February 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd
  • Where: Families First Pediatrics Bluffdale Office
  • Instructor: Tyler Young, LCMHC


Kids Experiencing Divorce Group Therapy

This group is intended to assist children in 4th through 6th grade to develop coping skills and build resiliency to help manage the stresses of divorce. While learning coping skills and increasing emotional awareness and regulation, children will also have opportunities to increase in the ability to solve problems and support one another in a safe and welcoming environment

  • Ages: 8 to 12 years old or grades 4-6th
  • When: Tuesdays 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
  • Dates: January 25th, February 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd, and March 1st
  • Where: Families First Pediatrics Bluffdale Office
  • Instructor: Janis Hovi, CSW