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Fourth Annual Cecily’s Advocacy Workshop
User Contributed Published January 28, 2013
Location Info

Event date and time: February 9, 2013, 8:30 PM

Cost: $25

Phone: 240-395-0686

Official Website

Event Details: This invaluable workshop is designed to offer tools and information for parents, educational and medical professionals of children, students and clients that are non-traditional learners. The keynote speaker, Dr. Edward Spector, Psy.D., LLC, will present The Healthy Use of Technology: Setting Limits On The Virtual World discussing the effective use of technology in children’s lives. Dr. Spector will talk about the warning signs of excessive use of electronic media, as well as the tools to set appropriate limits for children once and for all. In addition, there will be a wide-range of experts who will address the following important issues: • Developing stronger social skills • Navigating the teen social scene • The impact of diet on behavior and learning • Managing the use of ADD Meds throughout the teen years • Issues that arise in adoptive families in younger kids and in teens • Having a successful blended family • Understanding and creating a successful environment for your dyslexic child • College success for LD students Cecily’s Advocacy Workshop is open to the Washington, DC community. Exhibitor Booths will provide resources to help enrich the lives of children. To find out more information, please go to http://www.mcleanschool.org/parents/1928/cecily/ 

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