ATTACHMENT, STRESS, AND RESILIENCE
Marc Landry has over 30 years of experience working with children and families. His talk will focus on how children today are subjected to sensory overload and stress and how this affects neurology which impacts on attachment and resilience. He will discuss how the senses are critical in supporting attachment and resilience including healing from trauma and preventing future trauma.
Thursday, February 23, 7:00 – 9:00 PM
OVERCOMING ANXIETY: STRATEGIES AND INTERVENTIONS
Sharon Selby, a Registered Clinical Counsellor and certified Adlerian Parenting Facilitator, has been successfully helping parents, teachers and students understand and develop strategies for managing anxiety for over sixteen years. Through case presentations, experiential exercises and visual images, she will demonstrate the many ways that anxiety presents itself, the 7 common mistakes people make when a child is anxious and how to create an optimal emotional environment to support children in being more functional and productive in all situations.