Jewish Community Center of Washington, DC

VIRTUAL PARENT WORKSHOP: Under Construction: Fostering Executive Functioning in Children and Teens

Date:
Thursday, November 5, 2020
Time:
8:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location:
Edlavitch DCJCC

UNDER CONSTRUCTION: FOSTERING EXECUTIVE FUNCTIONING IN CHILDREN    Boredom Parenting workshop
$10 per family

Led by Dr. Ann Rowe of the Kingsbury Wellness & Learning Group 

With the demands of virtual and socially-distanced learning, parents are gaining a new perspective on the workings of their children’s brains in dealing with complex learning and social demands. Join Dr. Ann Rowe to learn more about the development of important executive function skills, gain perspective on realistic expectations for children of different ages, and receive help in prioritizing parenting goals to foster greater resilience and independence in your child. 

Dr. Ann Rowe is an expert on the neuropsychological assessment of twice exceptional children and teens, and she has taught twice exceptional students using project-based learning. She is author of the book, Creating Effective Programs for Gifted Students With Learning Disabilities. Dr. Rowe has presented at the National Association for Gifted Children, SENG, and the Maryland State Conference on Gifted and Talented Education

The Kingsbury Wellness & Learning Group is a non-profit group of clinicians and educators dedicated to removing barriers and unlocking potential for families with learning and behavior challenges. Through neuropsychological testing, psychotherapy, and other services, we help families gain access to the support they need to succeed at school, work, or home. Our comprehensive evaluation and treatment services are tailored to each individual. We take the time and effort to uncover each person’s strengths and challenges.

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