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Learning to Recognize and Support an Anxious Child

Learning to Recognize and Support an Anxious Child

Anxiety is a natural response to ambiguity in life, even in childhood and adolescence. And while a bit of anxiety has been shown to be helpful in encouraging motivation, many children and teens experience an unhealthy level of anxiety. The Anxiety Disorders Association of America reports that anxiety disorders affect one in eight children. For […]

Meet a JSSA Hospice Volunteer: Sue W.

Meet a JSSA Hospice Volunteer: Sue W.

Sue W., a retired nurse, began volunteering with JSSA Hospice and Transitions in April 2014. In her own words, she shares what she loves about being a hospice volunteer and some of her favorite patient moments. I love this work because if I can help a person be happy, it makes me happy. I have […]

Overcoming Anxiety: CBT Techniques for Working with Children and Adolescents

Overcoming Anxiety: CBT Techniques for Working with Children and Adolescents

Fall 2018 Post-Graduate Course for Licensed Clinicians CLICK HERE TO REGISTER 12 CEUs • 4 SESSIONS • $350 INSTRUCTORS: Bonnie Zucker, PsyD & Lance D. Clawson, MD CBT COURSE OVERVIEW: Participants will learn ways to effectively assess anxiety disorders and treat them using Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT). Sessions will focus on learning specific CBT techniques […]

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