Upcoming Events


Welcome to Centennial Counseling's Upcoming Events Page

On this page you can find information about groups, seminars, presentations and speaking engagements by Centennial's Counselors. Please check back often.


Our Centennial Counselors speak on various topics to community groups, schools, churches, hospitals, companies and organizations for the purpose of education, training and staff development. For a list of some of the topics that our Counselors have presented on, please click here.











 Join Us For CARES

Caregivers Accessing Resources, Education, and Support

A collaborative effort between Kishwaukee SRA and Centennial Counseling Center!


We are offering an evening of education and camaraderie for parents and caregivers brought to you by Nicole McDonald Martinez, Licensed Clinical Social Worker, from Centennial Counseling Center.


Topics will vary weekly with the needs of group and include stress reduction, behavior management, sensory tools, navigating the IEP meeting, and more. During that time, your child can be participating in a fun, goal-oriented, leisure activity with the Kishwaukee SRA staff in a separate room.

*Light snacks will be provided.



Participants: This program is designed to assist with social skills, use of community resources, leisure education, an increase in recreation skills, social/peer interactions, gross motor skills, and verbal skills

Parents/Caregivers: This program is designed to assist parents and caregivers with tools and resources, as well as peer support.


Group Begins Wednesday, February 15th, 2017. 

Date: Program Code: Parent's Topic: Child's Acitivity: Register by:
 02/15/17  FP - 02/15  Stress Reduction for Caregivers     Pajama & Movie Party  02/08/17
03/15/17  FP - 03/15 Behavior Management Dance Party 03/08/17
04/19/17  FP - 04/19 TBA Art 04/12/17
05/17/17  FP - 05/17 TBA Sports Fundementals 05/10/17



Time:          6:30 PM – 8:00 PM

Location:    Sandwich Park District, 1001 N. Latham Street, Sandwich, IL.

Age:           All Ages

Fees:         Parent Only: Residents: $30 / Non-Residents: $40

                  Parent & Child: Residents: $42 / Non-Residents: $52

Min/Max:    Min 4/Max 12


To Register: download the registration forms at www.kishsra.org

Questions: Contact Stacy Veldhuizen at 779-777-7286 or sveldhuizen@kishsra.org

To Download a flyer click here! 







Stronger Than You Think:

Becoming Whole

Without Having To Be Perfect



Christian Women's Growth Group

Wednesdays from 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm

January 11th through April 5th, 2017

Cost: $30/Session


We will cover such topics as:

- Learning to use your voice

- Negative self-talk

- Growing through anxiety, anger, and depression

- Building healthy self-esteem

- Developing healthy body image

- Rethinking sexuality and intimacy

- Healing from loss and abuse


For further information and to register please contact Krista Brennfoerder, M.A., LCPC at 

kgbrenn@centennialcounseling.com   or 630-377-6613 ext. 142