EMPOWERMENT PROGRAMS

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WRC offers individual, couples and family counseling with fully qualified mental health professionals. Counselors have the discretion of referring clients to more appropriate treatment when it is deemed to be more beneficial for the client. 

Please call for availability of appointments.

Manatee: 941-747-6797
Sarasota: 941-366-1700
Venice: 941-485-9724

Manatee, Sarasota, Venice. By appointment only. Fee: Affordable sliding scale fee structure

For friends and family of addicts.

Manatee, Mondays, 6-8pm. Fee: $2

For caregivers.

Manatee, Thursdays, February 8, March 8, 2:30-3:30pm. No Fee.

Facilitator: Dr. Ellen Akhavein

Manatee, Wednesdays, January 10 – February 14, 4:45pm-6:00pm. Fee: $2 Per Session

Sarasota, Tuesdays, January 9 – February 13, 3-4:30pm. Fee: $2 Per Session

Facilitator: Dr. Ellen Akhavein

Manatee, Thursdays, February 28 – April 4, 4:45pm-6:00pm. Fee: $2 Per Session

Sarasota, Tuesdays, February 27 – April 3, 3-4:30pm. Fee: $2 Per Session

An ongoing educational support group.

Please call our Manatee Center for additional information and referral, 941-747-6797.

Manatee. No Fee.

Join us for ongoing job-seeker support, networking in multi-media format and featured guest speakers; Topics vary each week.

Sarasota, Fridays, 1-3pm. No Fee

It can difficult to see our goals through to the end, and sometimes we need someone to help us. This program is offered to clients who would benefit from additional support and experience from and qualified mentor.

Please call for availability, 941-366-1700.

Sarasota, By appointment only. No fee

A weekly forum for Latina women to discover skills, build self-confidence and find their own paths to success.

Manatee, Mondays, 6-7:30pm. Fee: $2

Join Judith A. Sedgeman, Ed. D., a mental health educator, to discover your innate mental well-being and find the means to sustain balance, perspective and widom in everyday life.

Pre-registration is requested, please call 941-256-9721.

Sarasota, Tuesdays, February 6, 13, 20 & 27, 6-7:30pm. Fee: $2 Per session

Manatee, Tuesdays, March 6, 13, 20 & 27, 6-7:30pm. Fee: $2 Per session

Chris Florand and Denise Whalin teach you to develop the skills for improved self-confidence, assertiveness, boundary setting and negotiation skills for handling life’s challenges.

Pre-registration is requested, please call 941-485-9724.

Venice, Thursdays, February 15, March 1, March 15, and March 29, 6-8pm. Fee: $2