This course will enable you to:
- Understand the complexity of adolescent mental health diagnoses
- Appreciate the interplay between therapy, medication and behavioral techniques
- Gain specific strategies for supporting students with ADHD, mood disorders, depression, and conduct disorder
Lisa Van Gemert shares best practices in education with audiences around the world using a combination of neuropsychology, pedagogy, experience, humor, technology and sheer fun. She is an expert consult to television shows including Lifetime’s “Child Genius,” and a writer of award-winning lesson plans, as well as numerous published articles on social psychology and pedagogy and the book, Perfectionism: A Practical Guide to Managing Never Good Enough. A former teacher, school administrator, and Youth & Education Ambassador for Mensa, she shares resources for educators and parents on her website giftedguru.com and is co-founder with Ian Byrd of the Gifted Guild, a professional community for educators of the gifted. Lisa and her husband Steve are the parents of three sons and live in Arlington, Texas.
Dana – WODEN ISD (verified owner) –
I love overviews!
William – MCALLEN ISD (verified owner) –
Elizabeth – UNITED ISD (verified owner) –
The course is good.
Rosemary – UNITED ISD (verified owner) –
it was very informative.
Michelle – UNITED ISD (verified owner) –
Kenneth – PORT NECHES-GROVES ISD (verified owner) –
I give it 5 stars for being very thorough.
Pam – PORT NECHES-GROVES ISD (verified owner) –
Excellent overview of common mental health issues in students.
Demi – PORT NECHES-GROVES ISD (verified owner) –
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Katie – PORT NECHES-GROVES ISD (verified owner) –