ADHD: A New Vision for Tackling the Stigma Through Counseling, Special Education, Community Resources, Advocacy and Professional Preparation in Support of Those with ADHD
Join us for a presentation and discussion
ADHD: A New Vision for Tackling the Stigma Through Counseling,
Special Education, Community Resources, Advocacy and
Professional Preparation in Support of Those with ADHD
Tuesday, March 25, 2014 7-9 pm
LIU Hudson, 735 Anderson Hill Road, Purchase, NY 10577
• Melissa Smith, M.S.Ed.: Founder of ADHD A New Vision and School Counselor for Lakeland School District
• Christina Kraemer, M.S.Ed.: Special Education Teacher for Lakeland School District and student advocate
• Robert Tudisco, J.D.: practicing attorney and former Executive Director of the Edge Foundation,
a nonprofit organization that provides specialized coaches for students with ADHD and Executive Functioning Impairment
About the Keynote Speaker: Mr. Tudisco has researched and written extensively on the subject of special education law and disability advocacy. On these subjects, he is a frequent resource for such media as: CBS News, New York Times Magazine, Newsweek, ABC News, The BBC, The Today Show, CNN, USA Today, Seattle Times. He has been published in ATTENTION® Magazine, and regularly contributes on adult, parenting and legal issues, in addition to sitting on its Editorial Advisory Board. He was also the legal expert columnist for ADDitude Magazine from 2007 through 2012.
Those who are faced with the stigma of an ADHD diagnosis often live in isolation.
The presenters recognize the importance of connecting people with ADHD and their families with appropriate professionals and resources.
Admission is free and the event is open to the public.
Light Refreshments will be served. Seating is limited.
Register by Tuesday March 18