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CHADD OF PUTNAM & VICINITY, NY - 376

 Since 1992 

 www.chadd.net/376  

   

MEETINGS:   We are now meeting the 2nd Mon of the month

                       There are no meetings during July and August

 

TIME:              Support Session: 6:30 – 7:15 PM      

                        General Meeting 7:30 PM

 

WHERE:         Our new location: (click on address for directions)

                        Select Human Services, Inc.

                        17-19 Marble Ave 

                        Pleasantville, NY 10570

                        http://selecthumanservices.org/

 

It is a brick building with 'Select' in the glass window.

Look for our yellow CHADD signs too.

 

You can park free at meters on the street after 6 PM, or in the lot behind the building. 

Even though there are names on the spaces, they are also available after 6 PM.  

4 minute walk from Pleasantville train station, where you can catch a Harlem line train or a Westchester Bee Line bus.

 

 

Support Session: 6:30 - 7:15 PM                  

A support session is held before our general monthly meetings. You will have an opportunity to exchange information and experiences and share feelings in a supportive and confidential environment facilitated by Deborah Saunders, LCSW, Psychotherapist and Medical Social Worker. The session will run from 6:30 PM through 7:15 PM in the same room as our general meetings. Please be prompt so that we can make the most of our time together.

 

 

General Meetings: 7:30 PM

FEB 12    “Meeting The Needs Of Children With AD/HD In School” A discussion on IEP and 504 plans.

                          Michael Gilberg, Esq. -- Special Education/Disability Attorney

He himself went through the special education system with an improper diagnosis and did not receive appropriate educational services giving him a unique perspective.

 

MAR 12    "Treatments for AD/HD - What Works, What Doesn't"

          Boris Rubinstein, MD -- Child, Adolescent and Adult Psychiatrist

 

APR 9      "Mindful AD/HD:  Integrating Mindfulness into Evidenced-Based Care"

                  Mark Bertin, MD -- Developmental Behavioral Pediatrician, Author

 

MAY 14    "The Secret Life of ADDults"

                          Susan Lasky -- Certified Productivity & ADHD Coach, Consultant and Professional Organizer

Join us for a conversation about some common ADHD challenges and practical compensatory strategies. We'll also discuss how mindset and attitude can make a major difference. (click on Meetings & Events for more details)  


JUN 11     "Social Skills Groups and the Role They Play in Promoting Friendships in Children and Adolescents with ADHD"            

                          Robert Milich, PhD (Dr. Bob) -- Clinical Psychologist



Volunteer Opportunities:

If you would like to volunteer your talents to our chapter, please send us an e-mail at

putnam-vicinity@chadd.net

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The need is great and the rewards even greater. It is an opportunity to serve, grow, learn, make new friends, exchange ideas, and feel needed. You will have access to a wealth of information about AD/HD and local community resources. Not only will you be providing others with support, but you will soon find others providing support and information to you.










 


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This information was last updated on: 05/25/2018

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