Health Webinar | NYCCC Children’s Mental Health Symposium 2021

6 May 2021 12:30 AM 2 hours

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About this Webinar

 

This is a FREE WEBINAR on Health

Schedule : May 6th 2021 Time: 12:30 am IST

Is this a LIVE WEBINAR : yes, this will be a live webinar

Is this an ONLINE WEBINAR : yes, you can attend this webinar online by clicking on the Button "Go To Event"

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New York City Children's Center

 

About the Event :

Welcome to our annual NYCCC Children’s Mental Health Symposium. The month of May is Children’s Mental Health Awareness Month.

This year the topic is Focus on The Family. Our panel of experts and speakers will be weighing in on how a year of COVID-19 quarantine changed the lives children and families and ways we can support them through that.

It is a 2 day event.

DAY 1 May 5 2021

Welcome Address & Introductory Remarks

  • Dr. Matthew B. Perkins, MD, MBA, MPH
  • The ABCs of Mental Illness: Supporting Youth Mental Health

Dr. Laura Powers, MD

  • Set for Success: How Mental Health and Academic Supports Go Hand in Hand Ms. Maria Torres, MA & Ms. Jaqueline Jones, Deputy Superintendent, District 79
  • Spotlight: Storytime: When Good Fruit Goes Bad

Mr. Vernon D. Gibbs / Moderated by Ms. Amanda Saake, LMSW, CPRP, NYCPS-P

  • Parenting in the Pandemic

Ms. Euphemia Strauchn, FDC, MSW, CHMH, CMBS & Ms. Amanda Fludd, LCSW-R

  • Wellness & Self-Care

Dr. Eman El Gamal, MD & Ms. Grace Chang, MPS, ATR. Guest speaker Ms. Kayla Shaoul M.Ed

Day 2 May 6 2021

  • Welcome Address & Introductory Remarks

Dr. Matthew B. Perkins, MD, MBA, MPH

  • Matching and Attaching: My Therapist and I!

Mr. Andrew Belvett, LMSW & Dr. Francis F. Hayden II, MD

  • Spotlight: Raising Health Awareness: The Vaccines

Ms. Janet Hsieh-Li, RN & Dr. Muhammad Kamran, MD

  • Diversity and Culture in Mental Health Practice

Mr. Haein Son, LCSW-R, CASAC Master

  • Spotlight: TKAMI.org: Talking to Kids About Mental Illness

Dr. Laura Powers, MD / Moderated by Ms. Amanda Saake, LMSW, CPRP, NYCPS-P

  • Play Like A Kid Today! The Therapy Behind Play Therapy

Ms. Courtney Clark, MS, MPH, CPH & Mr. Dean Gomes, MA

  • Spotlight: Yoga and Family Meditation

Ms. Laura Simmonds, LCSW

#focusonthefamily

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