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Dr. Gordon Neufeld Two Day Educational Workshop on Anxiety and Attachment
Dr. Gordon Neufeld is a Vancouver-based developmental psychologist with over 40 years of experience with children and youth and those responsible for them. A foremost authority on child development, Dr. Neufeld is an international speaker, a bestselling author (Hold On To Your Kids) and a leading interpreter of the developmental paradigm. Dr. Neufeld has a widespread reputation for making sense of complex problems and for opening doors for change. The Neufeld Institute is now a world-wide charitable organization devoted to applying developmental science to the task of raising children. Dr. Neufeld appears regularly on radio and television. He is a father of five and a grandfather to six.
DAY 1 May 11, 2017 (Full Day Workshop) 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. - (Hot Buffet Lunch Included)
Making Sense of Anxiety and Children and Youth
The escalating level of anxiety in our children begs for an explanation as well as a solution. Dr. Neufeld sheds light on this age-old problem, paving the way for natural interventions that can actually get to the root causes as opposed to just managing symptoms. This workshop brings a fresh and promising perspective to one of our most troubling and perplexing human problems. The focus of this workshop is the anxiety of our children and what we can do about this, both as a society and as the adults responsible for them. The dynamics and insights however apply to all ages.
DAY 2 May 12, 2017 - Half Day Workshop (9:00 a.m. - noon) - (Refreshments Included)
Relationship Matters: Harnessing the Power of Attachment
Society has changed. So too have the challenges of parenting and teaching. We all want our children to realize their full potential. We all want our children to become caring and considerate individuals. Yet achieving these outcomes seems to be getting harder in today’s world. How do we provide the conditions children need to truly grow up? How do we provide direction and discipline without it backfiring? What is the key to effectiveness as parents, teachers and helping professionals? Dr. Gordon Neufeld, addresses these issues and points to a way through. His approach is refreshing and his insights make sense, not only of today’s society but also of the children and youth in our care.
What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?
Parking is free at the Brockville Convention Centre as well as overflow parking for free at the Holiday Inn Express, directly across from the convention centre.
Hotels withing walking distance of the Brockville Convention Centre are:
Holiday Inn Express - 7815 Kent Blvd. 613-342-1883
Comfort inn - 7777 Kent Blvd. 613-345-0042
Travelodge - 7789 Kent Blvd. 613-345-3900
How can I contact the organizer with any questions?
Please send email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
What's the refund policy?
No refunds can be offered after April 1, 2017.