Pediatric Acute-onset Neuropsychiatric Syndrome (PANS) & Pediatric Acute-onset Neuropsychiatric Disorders Associated with Streptococcus (PANDAS) are terms used to describe a set of pediatric-onset neuropsychiatric disorders. These conditions characterized by the sudden onset of obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), tic disorders, or both, following an infection, often with streptococcal bacteria (Strep Throat). So
Have you ever tried reading a complex sentence 30% faster than usual without stumbling? Imagine if every word felt like that, every time you read—that’s the reality of Dyslexia, affecting 1 in 5 children. In this captivating, FREE webinar, we invite you to immerse yourself in the intricate world of
Are tics impacting your life or someone you care about? Discover the pinnacle of treatment for Tourette Syndrome & Tic Disorders during this FREE webinar where we uncover Comprehensive Behavioral Intervention for Tics (CBIT) and why it stands as the foremost choice for effectively managing tics. Meir Flancbaum, PsyD, earned
Explore the realm of Body Focused Repetitive Behaviors (BFRBs) and demystify the puzzle of Trichotillomania. This webinar goes beyond providing insight; it’s also a call to action. Join us to discover a potent approach that combines mindfulness, acceptance, and action aligned with your values – Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT).
Are you ready to equip yourself with the knowledge and tools to uplift your child’s mental health journey? Join us for a dynamic and engaging roundtable discussion where leading experts in mental health and Tourette Syndrome come together to guide you through the often-complex landscape of co-occurring conditions. Presented by
Join us as we delve into the heart of Applied Behavioral Analysis (ABA), unraveling its core principles and methodologies. From fundamental concepts to advanced strategies, you’ll gain a comprehensive grasp of ABA’s building blocks, equipping you with the tools to foster positive change. Jilian Planer DeTiberiis earned her undergraduate degree
Identifying & Supporting Children with Anxiety and Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) in the Classroom
This webinar aims to help parents and educators identify anxiety and obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) behaviors in the classroom across different age groups. This presentation will review empirically supported treatment protocols and focus on practical skills to support children with anxiety and OCD in the classroom. Devora Scher, Psy.D. is a
In this webinar, registrants will be introduced to the various school and agency based services available to help students aged 14+ transition from high school to adulthood. We will talk about the Pre-Employment Transition Services (Pre-ETS) offered by the Division of Vocational Rehabilitation Services (DVRS), additional transition related services from
As the adage goes, “too much of a good thing becomes a bad thing.” For most people, their moral and religious beliefs help them live meaningful lives. For individuals suffering from scrupulosity OCD, their moral and religious beliefs become a source of distress and panic that impacts their lives adversely.
Misophonia is characterized by sensitivity to specific sounds that can cause extreme physical and emotional distress. These intense and involuntary reactions can cause an individual to avoid certain behaviors and cause negative impacts on their daily functioning. Although the examination of Misophonia is an emerging field, recent studies suggest that