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Thursday, February 27 • 9:00am - 10:00am
ADHD and Teens

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This workshop focuses on helping educators to become the agent of change in a child’s life. This workshop will begin with an introduction the neurobiological and environmental roots of ADHD, followed by an exploration of classroom-based tools and strategies, with a final look at the importance of relationship-based caring. Educators will walk away with a full “tool-box” of tools and resources to help the children in their lives thrive.
- Identifying neurological and environmental factors which contribute to ADHD
- Exploring triggers which fuel impulsivity and hyperactivity - Understanding the impact of a strong, connected relationship
- Developing strategies and tools to help teens - Nurturing emotional intelligence and resilience


Tania Johnson

Tania Johnson is a Registered Psychologist, Registered Play Therapist and the Co-Founder of the Institute of Child Psychology. The Institute of Child Psychology offers live presentations and webinars , both in Canada and internationally, on issues pertaining to children's mental... Read More →

ADHD pdf