Supporting the Greater Washington metropolitan community for over 120 years.

JSSA empowers individuals and families to achieve well-being across their lifespan.

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JSSA Events

Out and About! Social Club for Adults and Teens on the Spectrum (Maryland)

Out and About! Social Club for Adults and Teens on the Spectrum (Maryland)

For young adults ages 18-30. JSSA presents a social club for individuals diagnosed with autism spectrum disorders and related challenges. The club provides a variety of monthly social opportunities in a supportive environment with guidance from professionally trained staff who work with participants on improving social skills and their overall comfort in social situations. There […]

Rising to the Occasion: Visiting with Challenging Seniors

Rising to the Occasion: Visiting with Challenging Seniors

Are you visiting a senior who is facing declining health and not sure what to do? Do you need some new ideas for connecting during your visits? Join Leslie Kessler, LCSW-C, LICSW to learn more about how you can continue to build a meaningful relationship and manage the challenges presented by some seniors. Register Here

CE Training: Trauma Focused Care for Survivors of Torture and War Trauma – 4 Hour CE

CE Training: Trauma Focused Care for Survivors of Torture and War Trauma – 4 Hour CE

This 4-hour CE training is for mental health professionals and reviews trauma related to war and torture. Methods to help clinicians assess, intervene and treat will be provided.

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