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Providing Parent Guidance in Anxious Times: An approach to helping parents raise resilient, emotiona

SickKids Centre for Community Mental Health Learning Institute 114 Maitland Street 2nd Floor, Seminar Rooms ABC Toronto, Ontario M4Y 1E1 Canada
Facilitator: Alex Russell, PhD., C.Psych.

This workshop will examine the ways counselors, educators and mental health professionals can help parents stay emotionally present in their children’s lives while respectfully giving them space to develop their own agendas and sense of responsibility. Gain a health perspective on anxiety, in which childhood anxiety is understood as a necessary building block of adaptation and an essential gateway to a child’s creative engagement with the world.
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