Dr. Laura Wingers
03
Feb

Gifted/UPC Parent Night

Gifted/UPC Parent Night

Monday, February 03, 2020

Mental Health and Well-Being: Meeting the Needs of Gifted Children

In this engaging, interactive presentation, Dr. Wingers will shed light on essential skills parents can promote and practice with children. She will provide tips for addressing anxious, defiant and avoidant behavior at home and school. Learn more about healthy emotional development in gifted children and practical, proactive approaches to handling life’s difficulties. There is much that can be done. Learn when to take action – and how to get help.

About the Speaker:

Laura Wingers, PsyD, is a clinical psychologist and the founder of CENTER Psychology & Consulting, located in Scottsdale, Arizona. With a background in pediatric neuropsychology, clinical psychology, and school psychology, Dr. Wingers’ professional focus includes early childhood development; gifted intellect and developmental asynchrony; dyslexia and other learning differences; ADHD and executive function impairments; anxiety and mood disorders; and mindfulness-based intervention approaches. She consults with individuals, families, and schools on meeting the needs of gifted learners and is passionate about finding answers and meeting challenges with understanding and hope.

Event Information

Date

Feb 03, 2020

Time

06:00 pm  - 07:30 pm

Location

Governing Board Room, 15002 N. 32nd Street, Phoenix, AZ 85032

Contact Information

Phone

602-449-2113