Support Group event (ONLINE) – 23 Sept
ADHD Research, Health Services and School Engagement with Alex Latouche.
Date: Wed 23 September 2020
Time: 7.00pm-8:30pm (Sydney-time)
This will be the first time Alex Latouche will present to the Macquarie ADHD Parent Support Group. Alex recently published research in the Journal of Attention Disorders, specifically evaluating a specialised ADHD training program for educators, which was a landmark study in Australia. He will present on the research findings, plus the implications for ongoing support. In addition, he will explain the difference between the professional health services available and how to navigate their services including Psychologists, Occupational Therapists, Neuropsychologists, Psychiatrists. Finally, Alex will provide some practical suggestions for engaging schools to achieve the best outcomes for your child.
Alex Latouche is a clinical psychologist with over ten years of experience working with children, adolescents, families and adults across neurodevelopmental disabilities, mild to severe mental health issues, complex developmental trauma, and parenting/family issues both in community and inpatient settings. Alex is the founder of ‘thinkfree.’, a psychology practice based in Sydney providing clinic-based and at-home psychology services. Alex has experience facilitating ADHD workshops including training over 300 educators to better support children with ADHD in the classroom.
Cost: This webinar is free for financial members of the group, and we are capped at 100 persons. to register for this event please click HERE.
If places are still available on 16 September 2020, tickets will be available on request to non-members.
To become a member click HERE.
Details: Registered attendees will be provided with a link and password to the webinar, which will start at 7:30 pm. The speaker will present their topic for one hour, during which a Q&A panel will be available to gather questions from the audience. A moderator will be on hand to monitor the session. Upon conclusion of the presentation, we will address the questions in the panel until 9:00 pm. Please note although speaker notes will be distributed to members, this session will not be recorded or disseminated.
For more information about this and other events hosted by the Macquarie ADHD Parents Support Group please CLICK HERE to visit their website.