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Foundations presents educational workshops for professionals

Foundations Community Partnership invites educators, counselors, parents, and mental health professionals to attend their fall 2019 workshops.

On Wedsnesday, November 6th, from 8:30am to noon, Eric Lewandowski, Ph.D., Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at NYU Langone Health and Founder and Clinical Director of the NYU/Bellevue Pediatric Depression and Suicide Initiative, will give a presentation on “Recognizing and Managing Depression and Suicidal Thoughts in Children and Teens.”

The program will shed light on the scope of the problem of youth depression and suicide, describe etiological theories of each, as well as present evidence-based methods of identifying, assessing, and managing them.

On Wedsnesday, December 4th, from 8:30am to noon, Juhi Pandey, Ph.D., a pediatric neuropsychologist and scientist at the Center for Autism Research (CAR) as well as a Clinical Assistant Professor of Psychology at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania will present a workshop on “Understanding Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) and Their Accompanying Conditions.”

This workshop will focus on the identification and diagnosis of autism spectrum disorders (ASD) across the lifespan, symptoms, and characteristics of ASD, and those that differentiate and co-occur with other medical and psychological conditions.

Each workshop offers three continuing education credits.

Workshops are held at the Doylestown Health & Wellness Center Auditorium, 847 Easton Road/Route 611, Warrington.

Cost is $70 for each workshop.  

For more information or to register, call Foundations Community Partnership, 267-247-5584 or visit www.fcpartnership.org.