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 2014 Parent Seminar Schedule – Location:Room 101 Classroom South Building

Date Time Speaker Topic
11/8/2014  9:15 am -
11/15/2014  9:15 am -
11/22/2014  9:15 am -
12/6/2014 9:15 am Dr. Nicole Elise Caporino Anxiety in Children and Adolescents

 

On December 6, Dr. Nicole Caporino will present on anxiety in children and adolescents.  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 is a professor and licensed psychologist in the Department of Psychology at Georgia State University (GSU).  She 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.  Dr. Caporino currently directs the GSU Clinic for Youth Anxiety and Related Disorders.