Parent Education Series

The Nora School Parent Education Series features experts in their fields talking about topics of particular interest to parents of high school students. Lectures appeal to parents of current students, teachers, and the wider community. To reserve a space, RSVP to Marcia Miller 301.495.6672 or Lectures are free and open to the public.

2014-15 Schedule:

Mondays, September 29-November 3, 7:30–8:30pm
Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction for Parents of Teens
David Mullen, M.Ed.

Wednesday, November 12, 7:00–8:30pm
Understanding Anxiety, ADHD and the Teenage Brain
Erin D. Berman Ph.D., National Institute of Mental Health

Wednesday, December 3, 7:00–8:30pm
College Planning and Preparation for Students Who Learn Differently
Joan Wittan and team, College Consulting Collaborative

Wednesday, January 21, 7:00–8:30pm
Talking Points with Your Teen: ADHD, Communicating and Setting Family Boundaries
Janette Patterson, MSW, LCMFT

Wednesday, February 11, 7:00–8:30pm
Teen Stress, Self-Propelled Motivation and the Human Brain
William Stixrud and Ned Johnson, A Sense of Control

Wednesday, March 18, 7:00–8:30pm
Helping the Anxious Teen: Counter-Intuitive Strategies
Jonathan Dalton Ph.D., The Center for Anxiety and Behavioral Change

All talks are free to the public and are held in the Main Hall of The Nora School. Free parking is available in the Fenton Street Garage next to the school. Directions can be found on our website. Reservations Suggested: Email or call (301) 495-6672.

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