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CHADD of RI meets the 1st Wednesday of each month   7:00 - 9:00 PM

September 3  - 7 PM !  SCROLL DOWN FOR ALL PROGRAMS          

*Held at Bradley Hospital- E. Prov. 

All Chapter Programs are open to the public. Meetings are free for CHADD members. A suggested donation of $5 is appreciated from non-members to help with costs associated with programs. 

WHERE: BRADLEY HOSPITAL

1011 VETERANS MEMORIAL PKWY.

EAST PROVIDENCE, RI 02915

Alternate Location ONLY when noted: CRANSTON CENTRAL LIBRARY, Cranston ,RI  or   SARGEANT REHAB  EDUCATION AND TRAINING CENTER                                        800 QUAKER LANE WARWICK, RI  

Our programs are designed to provide information, as well as support, to parents of children with AD/HD, Adults with AD/HD,family members and professionals in the ADHD/EF field.                                                                                                                                                     Programs include a presentation by a qualified professional with expertise in AD/HD,  followed by informal discussion amongst the participants, sharing challenges and successes as well as support, suggestions and information about local resources.

You may contact us at: rhode-island@chadd.net.
For questions regarding meetings or to share a concern, call Roberta at 401- 369-0045

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2014-2015 SCHEDULE:   

September 3- PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATION STRATEGIES FOR ADULTS AND STUDENTS. OrganizinginRI.COM  

October 1 -   "THE COUPLES GUIDE TO THRIVING WITH ADHD " Author and Therapist Melissa Orlov (who works with Dr. Hallowell) will discuss her new book!    

November 5- Dr. Deirdre Lovecky- Author a newly released book ," Different Minds: Gifted Children with AD/HD, Asperger Syndrome, and Other Learning Deficits.  GIFTED RESOURCE CENTER OF NE WWW.GRCNE.COM

December 3 Feel Good! Stress Relief Strategies and Life Coaching  for those living with or related to someone with ADHD-  with Kate Hanbeg www.msmindbody.com

 January 8   Dr. John Sotis- Another Approach to Understanding ADHD using hemispheres of the brain-Hemispheric Integration   www.sotischiropractic.com

February-4 EXECUTIVE FUNCTIONING EXPLAINED- Neuropsychologist Dana Osweiki

March 4- LEGAL ASPECTS OF ADHD- SPECIAL ED ATTORNEY- Sargent Resource Center 800 Quaker Lane Warwick

April  1  Dr. Larry Hirshberg- Understanding ADHD and how NEUROFEEDBACK can help

May 6- MEDICATION AND MORE- Dr. G. Pearis. Adult, Adolescent and Child Psychiatry

June 3- INTEGRATIVE APPROACHES Dr. James Greenblatt-Integrative medicine provides patient-centered science-based care by analyzing each patient’s unique genetic, biochemical and nutritional status

Thank you to ALL our presentors...

......Dr. Keri Layton- Naturopathic Physician

....  Dr. Julie Braciszewski -Rhode Island Cognitive Behavioral  RICBT.com   

....  David Kane, Disability Attorney. Sargent Rehab Center  

.....  Dr. Brett Leimkuhler- Center for Neuropsychology and LD 

....  Dr. Shervanick, a  board-certified Psychiatrist in Adult Psychiatry by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology has an integrative practice with Life Coach services.  She is the funniest, most positive, intelligent professionalidealliferi.org

...  Randy Kulman...Clinical Psychologist and author of learningworksforkids.com .. 

...  Phil Tetreault, Coach extrodinaire for presenting our program in October. His presentation focused on how ADHD coaching helps the client learn about his or her brain and to demystify strengths and challenges. They are then able to develop concreted, sustainable strategies to maximize unique abilities. People can develop new habits and change lives. . W 401-334-0202        ...Dr. Dan Marwil , developmental pediatrician for presenting our program in November.  

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COMMUNITY RESOURCE -

ADULTS ONLY SUPPORT GROUP- FOR ADULTS WITH ADHD: (NOT AFFILIATED WITH CHADD )
MEETS on the 3RD THURSDAY AT BRADLEY HOSPITAL- 7PM 
(except Dec. July, Aug)                          Website:  http://www.riaddults.org/    Contact:       info@riaddults.org

 FREE RESOURCE BY CHADD:

 National Resource Center for ADHD at 1-800-233-4050  &  http://www.help4adhd.org 

Directions to Bradley Hospital

From Points North, South or West: From Interstate 95 take Interstate 195 East to exit 4. THERE IS A DETOUR. FOLLOW SIGNS.  Bradley Hospital is at a traffic light.
From Points East: Take I-195 to exit 6 (Broadway). Take a left (south) onto Broadway. Turn left at end of road, continue on Veterans Memorial Parkway to first traffic light. Turn right onto Bradley campus.

 


CHADD does not endorse or represent products, services, publication, medications or treatments. Meetings are free and open to the public, although membership with CHADD is strongly encouraged, since your local group will receive a portion of your dues to continue supporting your community.


Volunteer Opportunities:

PROGRAM SCHEDULE....
Monthly meetings begin with networking,sharing resources and strategies followed by a speaker.


CHADD Rhode Island 2014-2015 Schedule  

SEPTEMBER 3, 2014 - ORGANIZING STRATEGIES with professional organizer Kristin MacCab
OCTOBER 1-     MANAGING ADHD in RELATIONSHIPS with Author Melissa Orlove
NOVEMBER 3 - Gifted Children with ADHD with author and psychologist Diedre Lovecky 
DECEMBER 3   - Feel Good! LIFE & STRESS COACHING for those living with or related to someone           with ADHD-  with Kate Hanbeg www.msmindbody.com
JANUARY  8-    HEMISPHERIC INTEGRATION                                                                                         DR. SOTIS -Chiropractic Neurologist - HELD AT  CRANSTON CENTRAL LIBRARY
FEBRUARY- 4  EXECUTIVE FUNCTIONING EXPLAINED -                                                                           Child & Adol. Neuropsychologist Dana  Osweiki
MARCH4  -      LEGAL ASPECTS OF ADHD- special Ed Attorney David Kane:
PLACE: Sargent Resouce Center 800 Quaker Lane Wawick 886-6600
APRIL 1 -        ADHD and Nuerofeedback - Larry HIrshberg - Psychologist
MAY 6-           MEDICATION AND MORE-   DR. G. PEARIS. Psychiatrist 
JUNE -            INTEGRATIVE APPROACHES TO ADHD  Dr. James Greenblatt- Integrative Psychiatrist Integrative medicine provides patient-centered science-based care by analyzing each patient’s unique genetic, biochemical and nutritional status





PAST PROGRAMS:
SEPTEMBER 11- 2ND WED.  ADHD FUNCTIONING IN THE SCHOOL AND WORKPLACE SETTING. TIPS FOR ASSESSMENT AND IMPROVED LEARNING.    
OCTOBER 2  - COACHING STRATEGIES  
NOVEMBER 6- MEDICAL QUESTIONS ANSWERED 
DECEMBER 4- HOW TO USE TECHNOLOGY 
JANUARY 8  2ND WED. ADULTS WITH ADHD-with Psychiatrist Pamela Shervanick   

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Past Programs.....SEPTEMBER 11- " HOW THE ADHD BRAIN FUNCTIONS IN THE CLASSROOM AND BOARDROOM"  Terri Harrison Goldman. Neuropsychologist  

DECEMBER 4- HOW TO USE TECHNOLOGY TO HELP WITH ADHD. BRING YOUR TECH DEVICES!!   RANdy Kulman.Southcountychildrenandfamily.ORG

ADULT SUPPORT GROUP - NOT AFFILIATED WITH CHADD:
MEETS on the 3RD THURSDAY AT BRADLEY HOSPI
TAL- 7PM
 
(except Dec. July, Aug)                          Website:  http://www.riaddults.org/    Contact:       info@riaddults.org

  
CHADD RI rhode-island@chadd.net or call 401-369-0045                                    


 Thank you to Louanne Zinno, a professional coach who assists at meetings.  www.addcoachingservices.com  coachri@cox.net  725-7462 and Michael, our Treasurer.


This information was last updated on: 08/25/2014

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