LIFTED COUNSELLING & CONSULTING

​LIFTED COUNSELLING & CONSULTING

ADHD, ANXIETY DISORDERS & TRAUMA IN CHILDREN & YOUTHS: WHAT THEY ARE & WHAT TO DO

With DR. Helen Rosenauer, BSC (Hon), MD, FRCPC


This workshop is designed for caregivers and professionals who work with children and youth who may experience Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), anxiety related concerns, and history of trauma.

The workshop consists of two parts:

Part One - Workshop with Dr. Helen Rosenauer: Didactic teaching in the differential symptomatology and treatment recommendations for ADHD, anxiety disorders, and trauma related concerns.

Part Two - Expert Panel Q & A with Dr. Helen Rosenauer, Ed Chen and PJ Lewis: Live Q & A where participants can present their specific questions to the expert panel.

This interactive workshop combines didactic teaching with the opportunity for participants to present questions in order to receive recommendations from an expert panel. The workshop is meant to provide information and potential recommendations for professionals and caregivers when working with and caring for youths and children.

This workshop is pre-approved for 4 Continuing Education Credits (CEC) with the Canadian Counselling and Psychotherapy Association (CCPA-ACCP).

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LEARNING OBJECTIVES

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

  • Definition and diagnosis of ADHD

  • Symptoms and presentations of ADHD

  • Treatments and interventions for ADHD

Anxiety Disorders

  • Definition and diagnosis of various Anxiety Disorders

  • Symptoms and presentations associated with various Anxiety Disorders

  • Treatments and interventions for anxiety disorders

Trauma

  • The impact of trauma on child development

  • The presentation of trauma in children and youth

  • Interventions and treatments for Trauma

Comorbidity between ADHD, Anxiety and Trauma

  • Differentiating between the three various presentations

  • Recommendations in interventions and treatments


SCHEDULE

Saturday, Dec 7th 1PM to 4PM

  • 1:00–1:15 Registration & Refreshments

  • 1:15–2:30 Presentation with Dr. Helen Rosenauer

  • 2:30–3:00 Break & Refreshments

  • 3:00–4:00 Expert Panel Q & A


Tuition

Snacks and Refreshments Provided

This training is pre-approved for 4 Continuing Education Credits (CEC) with the Canadian Counselling and Psychotherapy Association (CCPA-ACCP)

  • Early Bird (Before Oct 15th, 2019): $125 CAD

  • Regular: $150 CAD

For parents who wish to attend, please contact us directly for a discounted rate

*All prices are subjected to GST

*Cancellation made after Sept 12th are subjected to a $75 administration fee

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VENUE

St. Nicholas Roman Catholic Church

Pope Francis Room

20675 87th Ave

Langley, BC Canada

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ABOUT the presenter

DR. HELEN ROSENAUER, BSC (HON), MD, FRCPC

Dr. Helen Rosenauer is a licensed psychiatrist with a specialization in children and youth psychiatry. Well renowned and respected throughout BC and Canada, Dr. Rosenauer has experience serving as the lead consulting psychiatrist for a number of provincial initiatives, such as the Developmental Disabilities Mental Health Program of BC, and Child and Youth Mental Health of BC. Furthermore, She has also provided her extensive expertise in child psychiatry as the consulting psychiatrist at BC Children's Hospital and the BC Youth Forensic programs.

In addition to her direct clinical work, Dr. Rosenauer is also an avid and expert educator. She currently serves as the clinical skills instructor for the Faculty of Medicine at the University of British Columbia and Vancouver General Hospital, where she is the clinical skills instructor specializing in psychiatry in remote outreach clinics.

Dr. Rosenauer is also an active member of the Canadian and BC Psychiatric Association, the Canadian Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, the American Psychiatric Association, the BC Medical Association and the Canadian Medical Association.


ABOUT THE panel

PJ LEWIS M.ED, RCC, CCC

PJ is a Registered Clinical (RCC) and Canadian Certified (CCC) Counsellor. PJ has particular expertise in providing individual, group and family treatment to high-risk youth and families experiencing concerns such as suicidality, self-harm, emotional dysregulation, impulsivity, depression, anxiety, trauma, psychosis and addictions. PJ also has specialized training in Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT), integrating trauma treatment into DBT, and has extensive background in DBT program implementation for youths and adults in government agencies, and community services, school boards, and educational institutions.

ED CHEN M.ED, RCC, CCC

Ed is a BCACC registered and CCPA certified clinical counsellor. Ed has extensive experience in delivering Dialectical Behavioral Therapy to high-risk youths and families experiencing concerns such as suicidality, self-harm, impulsivity, depression, anxiety, trauma, and addictions.  Ed has also worked in both the educational system and community settings with immigrant youths, youths with behavioral concerns, and youths with special needs. Ed also has considerable background in DBT program development in government agencies, community services, and schools. Ed’s DBT Program for Young Parents in Schools was recently nominated for a Premier’s Award for innovation.