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Comprehensive Workshop Provided Thorough Overview of Autism Spectrum Disorders

Today’s workshop, Understanding Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) and Their Accompanying Conditions, focused on the identification and diagnosis of autism spectrum disorders (ASD) across the lifespan, symptoms, and characteristics of ASD, and those that differentiate and co-occur with other medical and psychological conditions. Presenter Dr. Juhi Pandey provided an understanding of challenging behaviors and the behavioral interventions …

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Upcoming Presentation – Understanding Autism Spectrum Disorders

Juhi Pandey, Ph.D., will be the presenter for the second workshop in the FCP Behavior Health Lecture Series for fall 2019. The workshop will be held on December 4, 2019 from 8:30 AM to 12 PM, at the Health and Wellness Center in Warrington, PA. and is entitled: Understanding Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) and Their …

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Critical Issue Addressed with Insight and Expertise

Today’s workshop presented by Eric Lewandowski, Ph.D., and entitled: “Recognizing and Managing Depression and Suicidal Thoughts in Children and Teens” was an important start to the 2019/2020 FCP Behavioral Health lecture series. Dr. Lewandowski captivated his audience with a fast-paced presentation on an important topic. He had a direct but congenial style and showed a …

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Critical Topic to be Addressed in First Fall Workshop

On Wednesday, November 20th, FCP will welcome Dr. Eric Lewandowski to present “Recognizing and Managing Depression and Suicidal Thoughts in Children and Teens,” the first in FCP’s 2019 Fall workshop series. Depression is common in teens, with serious consequences for well-being, health, and future development. Suicide is the second leading cause of death in young …

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Informative Presentation Ends FCP Spring 2019 Behavioral Health Lecture Series

Lori Stauffer, Ph.D., completed the FCP spring workshop series with her presentation entitled “The Role of Psychoeducation in Treatment and Prevention of Child Sexual Abuse.” The audience showed keen interest, and there were many questions during her presentation. Dr. Stauffer thoroughly established the importance of psychoeducation in the prevention of abuse and the treatment of children who …

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Final Spring Workshop Addresses Important Topic

FCP will welcome Dr. Lori Stauffer for the final workshop of the FCP 2019 Spring Series for “The Role of Psychoeducation in Treatment and Prevention of Child Sexual Abuse.” Psychoeducation is one of the key components of Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT). This workshop will provide an overview of the components of TF-CBT and a …

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Dynamic Workshop Brings Holistic Perspective to Challenges of Neurodevelopmental Disorders

If you missed today’s workshop by Anthony L. Rostain, M.D., entitled: “Improving Clinical Outcomes for Children and Adolescents with Neurodevelopmental Disorders,” you missed an outstanding presentation. First, an admission – when I saw the title and Dr. Rostain’s credentials before the workshop, I immediately thought “Three hours of brain pictures and pharmacology, Oh no!”  Boy …

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Interesting Topic for 2nd FCP 2019 Spring Mental Health Workshop

We’re looking forward to the second workshop of the FCP 2019 Spring Series on Wednesday, April 3,  8:30 AM to 12 Noon.  Anthony L. Rostain, M.D., will present “Improving Clinical Outcomes for Children and Adolescents with Neurodevelopmental Disorders” This workshop will provide an understanding of common neurodevelopmental disorders in children and adolescents, such as ADHD, ASD, …

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Outstanding Presentation Addressed Troubling Topic

Matthew Wintersteen, Ph.D., returned to the FCP Behavioral Health Workshop series with an update on  his presentation entitled: “Depression, Suicide, and Related Mood Disorders in Adolescents.” As in the past, his easygoing and relaxed style allowed his mastery of the material to quickly become obvious. Using appropriate humor (considering the topic), and quickly moving through any …

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Important Topic Opens the FCP 2019 Spring Workshop Series.

The first workshop of the FCP 2019 Spring Series will be presented from 8:30 AM to 12 noon on Wednesday, March 6th, by Matthew B. Wintersteen, Ph.D., and is entitled Depression, Suicide, and Related Mood Disorders in Adolescents.  The lifetime prevalence of depression in adolescents is about 25% with adult recurrences of these conditions over 50%. Data …

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