Local ADHD Workshops Coming Up

Different Learners in the Cyber World: ADHD and the Cyber Junkie

October 4, 2012

7:00 pm

Birmingham Covington School (BCS)

1525 Covington Road o Bloomfield Hills, MI 48301

A recovering video game addict, author, ADHD coach, counselor and adult with AD/HD, Kevin Roberts, shares his personal struggles, practical advice, and proven solutions that will help participants spot the warning signs of cyber addictions. This interactive discourse draws on Mr. Roberts’ personal and professional experiences as well as up-to-date research on the brain to help you understand the warning signs, provide tools to confront addiction and acquire strategies to prevent addiction. Roberts places special emphasis on his belief that cyber-addiction-prone ADHDers must be taught how to use the computer and phone responsibly and be empowered to find the same level of stimulation in their daily lives as they do in front of a computer screen or game console. Mr. Roberts’s book will be available for purchase at the meeting.

 

The ABC’s of ADHD

With Dr. Pam McCaskill, Ph.D. & Emily Kavanagh, M.S.

Saturday, October 6th 2012

9:30am-2:30p.m

With a 1-hour break for lunch from 12:00-1:00

Location: 409 Plymouth Rd., Suite 250, Plymouth, MI

A 1-day workshop dedicated to educating and empowering parents, caregivers, and teachers via research-based, practical, and proven strategies for navigating the hurdles of caring for a child with ADHD. Everything you REALLY need to know about children with ADHD.  Unique group format provides individualized strategies with the benefits of reduced cost in a supportive setting.

Contact: (734) 416-9098 or e-mail: drsmccaskill@gmail.com

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