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Apr 09, 2019 @ 8:30 pm - 9:30 pm (Eastern)

How to Have Difficult Discussions with Children

We all know that uncomfortable feeling – we have to have one of those uncomfortable conversations with our children or our students. Whether it is discussing substance use, challenging behaviors, dealing with peer pressure, family issues, loss and trauma, or substance abuse, …

Presenter: Dr. Rona Novick
May 01, 2018 @ 8:30 pm - 9:30 pm (Eastern)

Cultivating and Supporting Self-Esteem in Children with Learning Challenges

Positive self-esteem can make a big difference for children with learning disabilities and attention challenges. When children value themselves, they’re more likely to self-advocate and ask for the help they believe they deserve. When they’re confident and secure about who they are, …

Presenter: Amanda Morin
Feb 21, 2018 @ 8:30 pm - 9:30 pm (Eastern)

Calm: The teacher’s guide to supporting anxious students

Like most educators, you probably have children in your class who struggle with anxiety. When children and teens are anxious in school they may have a hard time absorbing new information or retrieving previously learned information. This webinar will offer you a …

Presenter: Zipora Schuck
Aug 29, 2017 @ 8:30-9:30 (Eastern)

Back to School: A Proactive Approach to Managing Separation Anxiety in our Students and Children

In this webinar, we will explore the who, what, where, when, why, and how of separation anxiety. Educators and parents alike will learn a proactive, strategy-based approach to utilize for a host of separation situations and consider the vast opportunities for life-skill …

Presenter: Randi Goldfarb
Mar 21, 2017 @ 8:30 - 9:30 pm (Eastern)

Parenting in the Balance: When to Intervene and When Not To

Are you exhausted from managing every assignment? From solving every conflict? From never having time to yourself? We all want our children to be happy, successful, and well-supported, but it’s hard to know how much to be involved in our children’s lives …

Presenter: Dr. Yoni Schwab
Oct 27, 2015 @ 8:30 - 9:30 PM

Teaching Teens: What Every Educator Should Know About the Adolescent Mind, Body and Soul

Teaching adolescents presents challenges and opportunities. When educators understand adolescent development, and appreciate teens’ approach to learning, their belief systems, their notions about rules and authority, and their passion for meaning and belonging, they can increase the effectiveness of their teaching. Learn …

Presenter: Dr. Rona Novick
Apr 14, 2015 @ 8:00 - 9:00 pm ET

Helping Boost your Child’s Self Esteem

This workshop will explore the various aspects of self-esteem with practical and research based strategies for building genuine self-worth. Redefining a child’s image, training them in an “optimistic explanatory style”, and priming them for success are some techniques that will be covered. …

Presenter: Mindy Rosenthal
May 12, 2015 @ 8:00 - 9:00 pm ET

What, Me Worry? Understanding and Managing Anxiety in Our Children

This webinar will explore anxiety and the forms it takes in children and teens. Causes and situationally specific anxiety, such as test anxiety and speaking anxiety will be discussed. Strategies for parents and teachers to help those children and teens who struggle …

Presenter: Dr. Rona Novick
Apr 17, 2013 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Focus on the Shy and Anxious Child

For the shy and anxious child- a child whose fearful or nervous thoughts and feelings impede their academic functioning- school can often be overwhelming and frightening.  This webinar will help teachers better understand children who struggle with anxiety and present strategies to …

Presenter: Meryl Silver
Dec 14, 2011 @ 8:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Understanding Children’s Mood and Affect

Every teacher and educator knows the behavior and learning of children and teens are impacted by their moods. From irritability to anxiety to sadness, moods can alter the interactions among students, peers and teachers. This HSWOW webinar offers an understanding of common …

Presenter: Dr. Rona Novick