Welcome!

CHADD OF WESTCHESTER-PUTNAM & VICINITY, NY - 376   Since 1992 

 

Meetings are held the first Monday of the month

NOW HELD ON ZOOM: The link to pre-register is below.
 

TIME:

  • Support Session: 6:30 – 7:15 PM      
  • General Meeting 7:30 PM  with guest presentation

 

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 Laura Solomon, LCSW. 

 

General Meetings - 2019-2020: 7:30 PM

 

SEP 16 (3rd  Mon)  

"Smart Start At School" -- CHADD Board Members

Recommendations on how to start off the school year right. 

 

OCT 7         

"ADHD Testing - what to expect from an evaluation" -- Barbara Kapetanakes, PsyD

 

NOV 4       

"Explosive Behavior and ADHD" - keeping your cool when your child melts down -- Andrea Elrom, MA Education, ACC

 

DEC 2       

CANCELLED due to weather. Extended Support Group and One to One Help -- Board Members

 

JAN 6       

"Getting Ready for College" - how much to help vs. how much to let go   -- Sara Steinberg, PhD, Licensed Psychologist

 

FEB 3

"Introduction to Special Education Law" -- Michael Gilberg, Attorney

 

MAR 2 

"ADHD Medications"  --  John DiLallo MD

 

APR (HELD MAR 30) POSTPONED UNTIL JUNE  

"Mindfulness Skills for Parents - Tune in to the needs of your child and yourself" -- Jim Kramer, LCSW

 

MAY 4

"Coping Strategies/ Compensation Skills" -- Howard L. Millman, PhD Clinical Psychologist, author, TV & Radio

 

JUN 1 

"Mindfulness Skills for Parents - Tune in to the needs of your child and yourself" -- Jim Kramer, LCSW

Please pre-register here: 

https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJcpdu6hrjMjH9de2EraDKSNuoQlNJY8qxIb 

 

To be on our meeting reminder list, please email us:    westchester-putnamvicinity@chadd.org

Contact Information

Contact: Karen Trovato

Address: 

PO Box 1251
Yorktown Heights, NY 10598

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Local Volunteer Opportunities

If you would like to volunteer your talents to our chapter, please come to a meeting or send us an e-mail at:

westchester-putnamvicinity@chadd.org

 

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AS A MEMBER OF CHADD,

YOU MAKE A MAJOR CONTRIBUTION

TO OUR EFFORTS TO CHANGE

THE ATTITUDES AND LAWS THAT

AFFECT INDIVIDUALS WITH ADHD

 

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CHADD AFFILIATE: Westchester-Putnam & Vicinity CHADD, NY-376

Contact: Karen Trovato;  Email: westchester-putnamvicinity@chadd.org

CHADD NATIONAL

CHADD Local Support Groups and Affiliates Need Your Support

 

CHADD has local support groups in every state in the United States. Each group offers programming or information specific to their geographic area. These groups offer assistance for parents, children, young adults, adults and other stakeholders (psychologists, teachers, doctors, etc.). These groups provide advocacy, support, networking and information to those affected by AD/HD in their communities.

 

Ways you can support these efforts are as follows:

 

  • Donate to this effort

  • Contact your local CHADD group to advocate for support groups

  •  Contact your school district to host and support newly forming or current groups

  • Contact your local community foundation or other foundations in your area to support this effort

 

For questions on these, or any options to support CHADD please visit our web site at https://chadd.org or contact the CHADD National office at (301) 306-7070.

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CHADD AFFILIATE: Westchester-Putnam & Vicinity CHADD, NY-376

CHADD National

4221 Forbes Blvd, Suite 270
Lanham, MD 20706

Email: customer_service@chadd.org
Tel: 301-306-7070
Fax: 301-306-7090

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