Lunch & Learn: Understanding Anxiety in Children & Adolescents
2/27/2018 11:30 am – 01:00 pm
Join us for lunch and learn about about anxiety and the impacts on today’s children and adolescents.
EVENT - Lunch & Learn: Understanding Anxiety in Children & Adolescents
2/27/2018 11:30 am – 01:00 pm | Campus Events
2/27/2018 11:30 am 2/27/2018 1:00 pm America/Chicago Lunch & Learn: Understanding Anxiety in Children & Adolescents Lunch & Learn: Understanding Anxiety in Children & Adolescents Fusion Academy Southlake 301 State Street Ste 200 Southlake, Texas 76092 https://www.fusionacademy.com/outreach-events/lunch-learn-understanding-anxiety-children-adolescents/ Fusion Campus
Understanding Anxiety in Children & Adolescents
Please join us for this incredibly timely Lunch & Learn on the topic of anxiety. This presentation will be led by Dr. Margaret Dempsey and Dr. Tracy Harrington from the Child Study Center designed to help better understand anxiety in children/adolescents. This presentation should help us better advocate for and understand this disorder and how best to deal with anxiety as well as provide better understanding to our families in crisis. In this training, the presenters will discuss:
– What anxiety is
– The causes of anxiety
– The different types of anxiety
– What anxiety looks like in children
– Treatment options
Please RSVP so we can plan accordingly!
About the Speakers
Margaret Dempsey, Ph.D. – Director of Psychology; Licensed Psychologist
Dr. Margaret Dempsey is the Director of Psychology at the Child Study Center where she has been for the past 10 years. Dr. Dempsey earned her PhD in School Psychology at the University of Texas at Austin. She completed her clinical internship in a Pediatric Psychology medical clinic and hospital at Michigan State University. After graduating, she was an Assistant Professor in the Psychology Department at Tulane University in New Orleans for five years. Afterwards, Dr. Dempsey worked in a clinical setting conducting psychological evaluations for children and adolescents with attention, learning, behavioral, and emotional challenges as well as providing individual therapy. After Hurricane Katrina, Dr. Dempsey chose to relocate back to the Metroplex to be closer to her family. Her clinical interests include the assessment of children with learning difficulties, anxiety/mood disorders, ADHD, and Autistic Spectrum Disorders.
Tracy L. Harrington, Ph.D. – Licensed Psychologist
Dr. Tracy Harrington has been a licensed psychologist at the Child Study Center for the past 7 years. She earned her Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology at the University of Tulsa in Tulsa, Oklahoma. She completed her pre-doctoral internship and post-doctoral fellowship year at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. Her research and clinical interests include the assessment of children and adolescents and early childhood disorders, including ADHD, Developmental Delays, and Autism Spectrum Disorders. She also enjoys providing parent training to parents of children with disruptive behaviors and is interested in early intervention.
Summer Sneak Preview
3/8/2018 11:30 am – 01:00 pm
Fusion’s summer school won’t ruin your summer fun. Join us for our Summer Sneak Preview to see all the options we have for students during […]
EVENT - Summer Sneak Preview
3/8/2018 11:30 am – 01:00 pm | Campus Events
3/8/2018 11:30 am 3/8/2018 1:00 pm America/Chicago Summer Sneak Preview Summer Sneak Preview Fusion Academy Southlake 301 State Street Ste 200 Southlake, Texas 76092 https://www.fusionacademy.com/outreach-events/summer-sneak-preview-24/ Fusion Campus
At Fusion, summer school is built around your student’s needs.
Join us for lunch and catch a sneak peek of what Fusion Academy has to offer over the summer months.
We offer the basics, as well as some unique-to-Fusion options that can help your student catch up, get ahead, or try something new.
Start anytime, and take classes at a time of day that works best for you and your family. We even have distance learning options to assist in working around family vacations!
We’re excited to show you all we have going on this summer! Fill out the form below to let us know you’ll be joining us on Thursday, March 8.Event Location:
301 State StreetSuite 200
Southlake, TX 76092
Monday - Thursday:
7:30am - 7:30pm
Friday: Mastery Day (for students to work ahead, get caught up, or work on a project)
Weekends: By appointment only
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Monday - Thursday:
7:30am - 7:30pm