When to Worry about your Child’s Worries?
Carmel Academy PALS Learning Center Presents
A Two-Part Series About Anxiety In Children
Carmel Academy is thrilled to introduce its PALS Learning Center, a dynamic resource for children, parents and educators, providing direct student support, expert speakers, workshops and parent training. Its inaugural community program features a two-part series exploring how to understand and manage anxiety in children and adolescence.
Monday, November 27th at 7:00 PM
Film screening of the documentary “Angst: Breaking the Stigma of Anxiety,” followed by a discussion led by Carmel Academy’s Director Of Guidance Dr. Jeff Kilstein.
“Angst” is a 60-minute film that explores anxiety, its causes, effects, and what we can do about it. With a particular focus on adolescents and teens, the film features candid interviews with children and young adults who suffer, or have suffered, from anxiety and what they have learned about it. The film includes discussions with mental health experts about the causes and its sociological effects of anxiety, as well as providing resources and tools.
Monday, December 11th at 7:00 PM:
“When to Worry about your Child’s Worries?” A presentation and Q&A with Dr. Regine Galanti.
Dr. Galanti, Ph.D., is an expert in anxiety in children and adolescents. She received her doctorate in clinical/school psychology from Hofstra University and is the founder of Long Island Behavioral Psychology in the Five Towns. Previously, she acted as the director of Center for Anxiety’s Brooklyn Office. Her clinical work specializes in the assessment and treatment of children and young adolescents using Behavior Therapy and Parent-Child Interaction Therapy.
These programs are free of change and will be held at Carmel Academy
270 Lake Avenue, Greenwich, CT
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