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Reclaiming Childhood Conference

The amazing one-day Reclaiming Childhood Conference will feature famous authors, doctors, and child specialists talking about healthy ways to support the mental, social, and emotional health and well-being of children of all ages.

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Nov 21, 2015
from 09:00 AM to 08:30 PM
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Contact Phone 949-468-9841
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The amazing Reclaiming Childhood Tour will be coming to Albuquerque for one day only on Nov. 21, 2015, Saturday, from 9 am – 4:30 pm at the African American Performing Arts Center, 310 San Pedro NE. This event is a rare opportunity to hear famous authors, doctors, and child specialists talking about effective alternatives that really work to support the mental, social, and emotional development and well-being of children of all ages without the dangerous physical and emotional side effects of medication. Offers 6 CEUs from R. Cassidy Seminars.

Speakers include Robert Whitaker, journalist and author of “Anatomy of an Epidemic”; Dr. Marilyn Wedge, author of a “Disease Called Childhood”; Dr. Gretchen LeFever Watson, recognized as top 100 Unbiased International Scientist (British Medical Journal); Dr. Michael Gilbert, N.Y. School Psychologist of the Year; Dr. Michael Corrigan, author of “Debunking ADHD”; Marcia Lee, founder of Kids Focus (movement in school), and Dr. Robert Foltz, Expert Clinical psychologist on At-Risk Youth.

Topics will include effective, healthy alternatives for developmental and behavior challenges, ADHD, autism, and learning disabilities, childhood trauma, child development, social-emotional learning, play, nutrition, movement, mindfulness, psychiatric medications and potential risks, and more. These experts will offer accurate research and best practices that support healthier ways to nurture child development and address problematic behaviors without resorting to dangerous psychotropic drugs and stimulants. Conference also includes movie premiere of “Letters from Generation Rx” at 6:30 pm.

 

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