Parent Seminars

What are Parent Seminars? How much do they cost?

We provide Parent Seminars on selected dates for parents free of charge providing parents with an opportunity to network. Each session, various professionals are invited to present a short topic pertaining to gifted children.

Saturday School 2015 Parent Seminar Schedule – Location:Room 101 Classroom South Building

Date Time Speaker Topic
10/3/2015  9:15 am Dr. Nicole Caporino

Excessive Anxiety

in   Youth

10/10/2015   9.15 am  Chris Thompson  


On October 3rd, Dr. Nicole Caporino, professor and licensed psychologist in the Department of Psychology at Georgia State University (GSU), will talk  about, Excessive Anxiety In Youth.

She will discuss signs of excessive anxiety in childhood, common triggers, strategies for managing anxiety in families, and sources of support in the community. Her presentation will integrate a review of the scientific literature in these areas.

Dr. Caporino graduated summa cum laude from the University of Pennsylvania with a B.A. in Psychology and holds a Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from the University of South Florida. She currently directs the GSU Clinic for Youth Anxiety and Related Disorders.