Helping your Adolescent Identify the Thinking Traps that contribute to Anxiety and Depression
with Amy E. Graham, Doctoral Candidate, Clinical Psychology; Dual Title, Infant Mental Health. Amy is a Doctoral Candidate in Clinical Psychology at Wayne State University. She is also a Research Fellow at the Merrill Palmer Skillman Institute, where she develops and examines the efficacy of mobile (electronic) health interventions for the prevention of substance-exposed pregnancies.
The presenter will discuss the common thinking “traps” that contribute to adolescent anxiety and depression, and will share many tips and techniques parents can use to help their teen identify, get out of, (and even prevent falling into) the traps.
Enriched Communities Through Stronger Families
The Family Center serves as the community’s hub for information, resources and referral for both families and professionals. The Family Center is a non-profit organization founded to promote a deeper understanding of the role of parents and others in supporting our youth to become competent, caring and responsible community members.