Does your child worry? Does the thought of going to school cause panic? Does your child cry or feel sick more often than other children? Do these situations cause you stress as a parent/caregiver?
This presentation focuses on:
- How anxiety develops and the different types of anxiety
- The impact on the child who worries
- Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT) tools and suggestions for home and school
The presentation will be offered by Dr. Pam Struiksma, who is a Clinical and School Psychologist. Dr. Struiksma and her colleagues provide therapy and assessments for children and adolescents through her private practice, Child & Youth Psychological Services.
Her clinical areas of interest include Anxiety, Nonverbal Learning Disabilities, Selective Mutism, ADHD, and social skill deficits.
Date: September 29, 2014
Time: 6:30 p.m.
Location: 22 Leeming Street, Hamilton, Ont
COST: $10 at the door