Events

ADHD Parent and Educator Workshop Series

Our ADHD Parent and Educator Workshops series covered a range of issues affecting children with ADHD and their support networks, from navigating school, friendships, and family gatherings to the ins and outs of treatment and medication.

See below for workshops that are available on demand.

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2013 Series

Medication Update: Current Approaches to Medicating ADHD
presented by Natalie Weder, MD, Pediatric Psychopharmacologist
Thursday, January 10, 2013

Cogmed and Other Brain Training Approaches: What's the Evidence?
presented by Dominick Auciello, PsyD, Neuropsychologist, Learning and Development Center
Thursday, February 7, 2013

ADHD and Speech/Language/Communication: What's the Connection?
presented by Rachel Cortese, MS, CCC-SLP, Speech-Language Pathologist
Thursday, March 7, 2013

You Make Me So Mad: Approaches to Understanding & Helping with Anger
presented by Steven Kurtz, PhD, ABPP, senior director of our ADHD and Disruptive Behavior Disorders Center
Thursday, April 11, 2013

Bipolar Disorder: What Do We Really Know?  
presented by Ron Steingard, MD, Senior Pediatric Psychopharmacologist  
Thursday, May 2, 2013

2012 Series

Hey, Quit Pushing! Making Play Successful for Your Child With ADHD
presented by Steven Kurtz, PhD, ABPP, Senior Director, ADHD and Disruptive Behavior Disorders Center 
Tuesday, January 17, 2012

Advocacy 101: CSEs, IEPs, 504s and How to Get Help in the System
presented by Susan Schwartz, MAEd, Senior Director, Learning and Development Center
Tuesday, February 21, 2012

ADHD Brains: What's Under the Hood?
presented by Michael Milham, MD, PhD, Director, Center for the Developing Brain; Senior Research Scientist; Pediatric
Tuesday, March 13, 2012

All Grown Up: ADHD Over the Lifespan
presented by Alan Ravitz, MD, MS, Senior Director of Forensic Psychiatry; Senior Pediatric Psychopharmacologist
Tuesday, April 17, 2012

School's Out: Summer Plans for Kids with ADHD
presented by Steven Kurtz, PhD, ABPP, Senior Director, ADHD and Disruptive Behavior Disorders Center
Tuesday, May 22, 2012

The Ages and Stages of ADHD: Your How-to-Guide Manual
presented by Samantha P. Miller, PhD, Clinical Psychologist, ADHD and Disruptive Behavior Disorders Center
 Tuesday, June 5, 2012

Setting Up the School Year for Success: The Devil Is in the Details
presentd by Steven Kurtz, PhD, ABPP, Director, ADHD and Disruptive Behavior Disorders Center
Thursday, October 11, 2012

ADHD All Grown Up: The Teen and Young Adult Years
presentd by Mary Rooney, PhD, Clinical Psychologist, ADHD and Disruptive Behavior Disorders Center
Thursday, November 8, 2012

All in the Family: Siblings and ADHD 
presentd by Laura Kirmayer, MA, Associate Psychologist, ADHD and Disruptive Behavior Disorders Center
Thursday, December 6, 2012

2011 Series

Homework Help: Staying Organized
presented by Melanie A. Fernandez, PhD, ABPP, Director, Parent-Child Interaction Therapy Program
Tuesday, November 15, 2011

Medication Controversies Surrounding ADHD
presented by Roy Boorady, MD, Senior Director, Psychopharmacology Center 
December 13, 2011

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