Free Community Parenting Workshop Series presented by Dr. Andrea Spooner

Hosted by Oshawa Psychological & Counselling Services 
Unique Brain Neurodevelopmental Clinic

Topic: Positive Parenting: Promoting Young Children’s Mental Health

Do you want to parent differently, with less yelling and more effectiveness, but struggle to know what to do? We often know how we DON’T want to parent, but are less certain about the alternatives. Come out and learn about connected parenting and how to use your relationship to make positive change. 

Date: April 28, 2016 
Time: 6:30 – 8:00 pm 

 
Topic: Parenting Your Young Child with Autism Spectrum Disorder

Has your young child recently been diagnosed with ASD? Are you worried and waiting for intervention services? Come out and learn what you can do at home to best help your child during this early period when children are most receptive to intervention. 

Date: May 26, 2016 
Time: 6:30 – 8:00 pm 

Topic: Anxiety in Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder

Does your child with ASD struggle with anxiety? Many do! Come out and learn how we can best understand and treat anxiety that occurs in the unique brains of children with ASD. 

Date: June 23, 2016 
Time: 6:30 – 8:00 pm 

Presenter: 

Dr. Spooner is the lead child clinical psychologist at OPCS’ Unique Brain Neurodevelopmental Clinic. She has spent the past 10 years providing assessment and treatment services to children with ASD and their families. 

                   ** Workshops are for parents/caregivers only **

Location

Doctor’s Lounge, 2nd Floor, East Wing, Oshawa Clinic 
117 King Street East, Oshawa, ON