2017-18 Wellbeing Speaker Series

Wellbeing Speaker Series

Please join us for the 2017-18 Community Outreach Program presentations. All talks are designed for an audience of parents of school-aged children and adolescents. Hear what these experts in their field have to say about vital parenting issues and gain practical tools that can be applied in everyday life.

To view the flyers for each event, click on the presentation title below.  For more information about the speakers, click on his/her name below.

All programs begin at 7:00 pm.

Location: George Washington Middle School Auditorium

Presentation Materials

Below are links to presentations and materials from this year's series.

Dr. Caren Baruch-Feldman Presentation, 2.28.18
Feldman, Helping Children Grow Their Grit, Handout, 2.28.18
Grit Interview Form, 2.28.18



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Wednesday, October 4, 2017: From Surviving to Thriving in Your Family

Wednesday, November 1, 2017: Life Beyond Your Eating Disorder

Wednesday, November 29, 2017: Screenwise: Helping Kids Thrive (and Survive) in Their Digital World

Wednesday, January 24, 2017: How to Raise Joyful Children in a Stressful World

Wednesday, February 28, 2018: Developing Grit, Self-Control, and a Positive Mindset: The Keys to Success

Wednesday, March 28, 2018: Change Is Opportunity

Wednesday, April 25, 2018: The Brain Goes to School: What Science Tells Us about Student Achievement