Events

05.07.19
A significant number of youth report feeling “stressed out” and anxious. Such feelings can negatively impact children's self-esteem, academic functioning, social relationships, and family life. This talk will provide you with an understanding of how anxiety impacts children and adolescents and practical ways to improve coping skills. Dr. Rubin will address...
04.02.19
  The twelfth annual World Autism Awareness Day is April 2, 2019. Joined by the international community, hundreds of thousands of landmarks, buildings, homes and communities around the world, light blue in recognition of people living with autism. Autism-friendly events and educational activities take place all month to increase understanding and acceptance and...
02.05.19
Linda Martin, Organizational Coach and Reading Tutor defines executive function skills and strategies to support a child facing organizational challenges. Focus of presentation: What are executive function skills, anyway? How organizational coaching differs from traditional tutoring services Parent Learning Goals: The connections between executive skills, learning, productivity and emotional well-being The...
01.15.19
Tuesday January 15th 6:00-7:30 PM Families First, Portsmouth Media and digital devices are an unavoidable part of our world today, and there are benefits and downsides for kids and families. This workshop will explore ideas for making technology a positive addition to a child’s life and family culture.  Topics will include: developing a family...
12.04.18
A Presentation by Dr. Carrie Chiasson Greenland Central School Media Center 70 Post Road, Greenland, NH December 4, 2018 6:00-7:30 pm Stress affects everyone and a significant number of youth struggle with anxiety. If left unaddressed, stress and anxiety can negatively impact academic functioning, social relationships, and family dynamics. This talk will provide you...