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Bipolar Disorder: What Do We Really Know?
In this workshop, Ron Steingard, MD, explores the diagnosis of bipolar disorder in children and helps to clarify how it is different from a diagnosis of ADHD.
When You Say “Yes” and They Say “No”
Join Steven Kurtz, PhD, ABPP, for a lecture about the terrible twos and strategies for dealing with temper tantrums.
Depression in the Classroom: Treatment and Diagnosis
In this lecture, Roy Boorady, MD, provides an in-depth look at clinical depression and other mood disorders in school-aged children and teens.
Animals, Nature Offer Children a Fresh Start
Horses, dogs, sheep—even injured birds of prey—calm and teach kids struggling with social, emotional, and behavioral challenges- Beth Arky
My 8-year-old son with ADHD is anxious. Should we add to or change his medication?
Work with a child psychiatrist to find out if the anxiety is a side effect of his medication or the sign of a co-occurring anxiety disorder.- Steven G. Dickstein, MD
Summertime Plans & Prepping for the Next School Year
This workshop gives an overview of beneficial activities for maintaining and enhancing “brave talking” skills over the summer.
Understanding Your Toddler
Join Matthew Cruger, PhD, and Kenneth Schuster, PsyD, for a lecture and conversation on what to expect as your child grows from ages 2 through 5.
PANDAS and PANS: About Acute-Onset OCD
The latest thinking on PANDAS aims to broaden criteria beyond strep infections and quell controversy. It succeeds at the former, not the latter.- Caroline Miller
Anxiety Disorders in the Classroom: Treatment and Diagnosis
Roy Boorady, MD, discusses anxiety disorders in children, including social anxiety, phobias, separation anxiety disorder, and obsessive-compulsive disorder.
What type of OT is beneficial for an approaching teenager diagnosed with nonverbal learning disorder?
Older kids should work with an OT who helps them target some specific skills they need to develop.- Matthew Cruger, PhD