2013 Annual Parent Conference - Mental Health 101
Were you unable to attend KPR's 13th annual Parent Conference - Mental Health 101 on October 19, 2013? You can still benefit from the information presented. Please click on the links below to access the speakers' presentations and additional resources they provided on child and teen mental health.
Keynote - Understanding Kids’ Behaviour: What’s “Normal” & What Isn’t, with
Dr. David Templeman
How to Fix Behaviour Problems in Kids, with Dr. Templeman
Other Resources from Dr. Templeman:
Understanding Human Behaviour article
Emotion Regulation Training for Behaviour Problems article
Management of Anxiety in Children and Adolescents article
Impact of ADHD on Daily Life article
Workshop - Early Warning Signs of Mental Health Issues in Children, with Tara Horsman-Downer
Workshop - Early Warning Signs of Mental Health Issues in Teens, with Leslie Walberg-Hegan
Workshop - Anxiety in Children and Youth, with Christine Flindall
Workshop - Helping Your Child Deal with Depression, with Susan Wood
Workshop - Building Resiliency – I Am + I Have = I Can, with Anne Gallant & Janet Leadbeater
Workshop - Bullying: Recognizing the Signs & What You Can Do, with Stephanie Collins
Workshop - The ADHD Brain: Helping Children Learn, with Wendy Kelly
Workshop - The Parent-School Partnership: Working Together in Challenging Situations,
with Stan Baker
Workshop - Social Media and Cyber-bullying, with Constable Keith Calderwood
2012 Parent Conference: MENTAL HEALTH IN THE SCHOOL, HOME & COMMUNITY
Click on the titles below to see the presentations offered in 2012.
Keynote - Child and Youth Mental Health: A Parent's Toolkit, with Dr. Ian Manion
Workshop - Helping Children and Teens with Loss & Grief, with Jack Lapum
Workshop - Substance Use: Addictions and Mental Health, with Tara Horsman-Downer
Workshop - Disruptive Behaviour: Parenting the "Difficult" Child or Teen, with Brandi Kelly
If you have any suggestions for next year's Parent Conference, we would love to hear from you. Please click here to share your thoughts.
Interested in more information on Mental Health?
Here are some excellent sources:
TAMI (Talking About Mental Illness) - www.tamidurham.ca
Mental Health Resources for Teens, Parents & Educators - http://teenmentalhealth.org/
Canadian Mental Health Association - http://www.cmha.ca/
Centre for Addiction and Mental Health - http://www.camh.ca/en/hospital/Pages/home.aspx