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Not falling through the cracks : How psychoeducational assessments can help foster success!

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Presenters: Dr. Taryn Bemister (Ph.D.), Caitlin Schneider (M.Sc.), and Karen Zwicker (M.Ed.), Registered Psychologists

Session is FREE of charge/ Parking fees may apply

November 9, 2017 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm Sign in: 6:15pm South Health Campus Auditorium 2nd floor 4448 Front St SE, Calgary

Register: http://community.hmhc.ca/

Does your child struggle in a mainstream classroom? Are you concerned that your child may be anxious, overwhelmed or inattentive at school? Does your child struggle to understand new academic concepts or lessons? Do you think your child needs extra support to achieve academic or social success? If you can relate to any of these questions, please join the presenters to explore when a psychoeducational assessment may be warranted for your child. Within the current session, presenters will provide parents and supports with an overview of how psychoeducational assessments can be helpful in identifying a child’s strengths, areas of difficulty, and learning style, as well as help caregivers learn how to advocate through the educational system and community supports to foster growth and success.