The Pill Won't Give You the Skill": A case study of behavioral strategies for colleges students with ADHD.

12:00 PM  - 1:00 PM
Monday Feb 10, 2014
Board Room, Weyerhaeuser Hall

Ken Traen, MSW, LICSW  presents "The Pill Won't Give You the Skill": A case study of behavioral strategies for colleges students with ADHD. This workshop helps faculty and staff recognize, better understand and support students with ADHD. The workshop will cover:

  • A review of executive brain function issues associated with ADHD
  • The concept of the external brain (proven techniques) to compensate for executive function problems
  • ADHD'simpact on the emotional life of a student

Ken Traen is an ADHD coach with a master's degree in clinical social work and is a graduate of the ADD Coach Academy. He has been an ADHD coach and therapist for 12 years.

Lunch is provided and will be available beginning at 11:45 am. Please sign up on the WHAM website.

Contact: Lisa Broek,

http://www.macalester.edu/wham/

This event is for: Alumni, Students, Staff, Faculty, Parents and Families and Public

Sponsored By: Wellness and Health at Macalester (WHAM)

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