School Refusal: When Anxiety and Executive Functioning Create the Perfect Storm

Do you or the clients you work with struggle with School Refusal? This presentation, given by Tim DiGiacomo, PsyD, Clinical Director of Mountain Valley Treatment Center, will cover some of the aspects of how Anxiety Disorders and Executive Functioning issues might contribute to a student feeling paralyzed by the idea of getting to school. Dr. DiGiacomo will explain some helpful ways that you can support your family/clients in using Executive Functioning strategies and Exposure and Response Prevention Therapy/CBT skills to help a student get back to thriving at school.

Presented by Tim DiGiacomo, PsyD from Mountain Valley Treatment Center, Specializing in Anxiety and OCD Treatment in Adolescents and Children