2017 Adult and Adolescent ADHD Workshop

ADHD Adolescent and Adult Workshop  

A Full Day of Presentations Geared to Adolescents, Their Parents, Adults,
Their Families and Medical Professionals  

Featured Presenter:
Dr. Umesh Jain F.R.C.P.(C)
Dr. Umesh Jain did his medical school and Residency between Dalhousie University and the University of Pittsburgh, his Ph.D. at the University of Toronto and Masters of Education from the Ontario Institutes for Studies in Education. He is an internationally known speaker, advocate and researcher in Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and created the Canadian ADHD Resource Alliance (CADDRA), and wrote the first guidelines for Canada (as he is now doing for other countries). He has done considerable genetic, psychopharmacological, forensics and personality disorder research and has communicated his findings in peer reviewed journals, to the public and to mental health stakeholders (including pharmacists, psychologists, social workers and educators). He has been involved in the Canadian Academies of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry on their Scientific Committees and he has been given recognition awards from those institutions.
Workshop Presenters: Heidi Bernhardt R.N and Jason Froats

Date & Time: April 09, 2017, 9am to 3:45pm, doors open at 8:30 am
Location: Japanese Canadian Cultural Centre, 6 Garamond Court
                      (Wynford and DVP), Toronto, ON M3C 1Z5

Morning Presentation Topics (Dr. Umesh Jain)

1. Using positive aspects of ADHD: Resiliency, tools and strategies to  
     develop strengths

Electronic Addiction                                 

Afternoon Workshops: (Choice of)

1. Connecting with the World: Clearly Presenting Who We Are, Giving
     What Others Want & Getting What We Need: Effective
     Communication Strategies for Adolescents & Adults (Jason Froats)


 2. Transitioning From Childhood ADHD into Adolescent ADHD and
      Beyond: what parents need to know (Heidi Bernhardt)


 1. Understanding the Freshman Myth: Getting Real & Sur-Thriving 'the
     Leap': Insight and Wisdom for the Successful Transition to College &
     University - for Students and their Parents (Jason Froats)


 2. Adult ADHD in the Workplace (Heidi Bernhardt)

Cost:  $30 each or $50 for two

Refreshments: Will be served during registration and at both breaks. Several lunch options are close by, but you may also bring your lunch with you if you wish

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