FREE WORKSHOP FOR PARENTS OF MIDDLE SCHOOL AND HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS
Attendees of this workshop will learn how to help their child with Executive Functioning skills including: • Time Management • Planning • Organization • Initiation
These skills are the bridge between a student’s potential and what he/she is actually able to achieve. Parents will leave the workshop with concrete tools to support their teen’s budding independence. The workshop will include a structured teaching component, as well as time for an open discussion surrounding specific challenges parents are experiencing at home.
Dr. Rachel Haddad is Director of Neuropsychological Assessment and Educational Support. She specializes in neuropsychological testing and diagnostic distinctions between psychological and learning problems for preschoolers, children, adolescents and adults. Dr. Haddad also specializes in executive functioning support and coaching, facilitating the development of critically important life skills including organization, time management, planning, problem solving strategies, working memory, and initiation. She treats patients individually and leads groups and workshops for children and parents. Dr. Haddad has supervised trainees at the graduate and postdoctoral levels, and was recently a Clinical Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Albert Einstein School of Medicine.