May

17 2022

Mental Health Panel - Creating Connection and Calm in Our Families

6:00PM - 7:30PM  

Mandell JCC of Greater Hartford

Contact Sharon O'Brien
sobrien@mandelljcc.org

This extraordinary panel will help you find ways to address the anxiety and stress so prevalent today in our youth – toddlers, elementary age, and teens.  Join our discussion and learn to:

  • Communicate with children more effectively
  • Help children cope with stressors
  • Engage with children in more meaningful ways
  • Acquire and experience strategies needed for adults to be present and stay calm when navigating difficult situations and emotions

Panel:
Miri Bar-Halpern, Psy. D.: Director of Intensive Outpatient Treatment Services, Instructor in Psychology, Harvard Medical School, McLean Hospital,  & Chief Clinical Officer, CoBe Labs
Ruth Freeman, LCSW: Founder of Peace at Home & psychotherapist in private practice specializing in parent-child relationships
Joan Harovas, RN, BSN, HNB-BC: Partner of Holistic Health Options, LLC, holistic nurse, certified hypnotherapist, and wellness expert
Tracy Tighe Johnston, MA: 6th Year Ed. Leadership, Founder & Executive Director of Tighed Together Inc.
Moderator - Dr. Theddeus Iheanacho: Chairman and Director, Behavioral Health Services at Saint Francis Hospital/ Trinity Health Of New England
Free and open to the community