6th Annual Parent Empowerment Conference
Saturday, March 4, 2017
REGISTRATION IS CLOSED.
Call 443-330-5370 to be added to the "Wait List".
You will be notified if there are any cancellations.
6th Annual Parent Empowerment Conference in
Prince George's County
Managing Frustration and Anxiety in Children, Teens, and Caregivers
Keynote Speaker: Jed Baker, Ph.D., Director of the Social Skills Training Project
Sponsored by: Prince George's County Public Schools , Prince George's County SECAC, The Parents' Place of Maryland, The One World Center for Autism, and Pathfinders for Autism
John Carroll Elementary School
1400 Nalley Terrace
Hyattsville, MD 20785
Saturday, March 4, 2017 -- 9:00 am - 3:00 pm (registration at 8:30am)
Jed Baker, Ph.D., Director of the Social Skills Training Project
Students with ASD, ADHD, anxiety, mood disorders, and learning challenges often present with difficulty regulating feelings. This workshop describes how caregivers can best think about difficult moments with children and teens in order to manage themselves and then achieve better outcomes. Prevention plans to handle seven common triggers to debilitating anxiety and frustration are reviewed.
- Childcare available (limited openings).