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Child Mental Health Forum

Child Mental Health Forum: 2012-2013

May 1, 2013                             

“The Brain Drain in Pediatric Bipolar Disorder”

Daniel Dickstein MD, FAAP
Director PediMIND Program, Bradley Hospital
Associate Professor, Departments of Psychiatry/Human Behavior and Pediatrics
Alpert Medical School of Brown University

April 3, 2013                             
“Immigrants Raising Citizens: Undocumented Parents and Their Young Children's Development”

Hirokazu Yoshikawa, PhD
Walter H. Gale Professor of Education and 
Academic Dean, Harvard Graduate School of Education

March 6, 2013
“Self-Regulation Development as a Focus for the Integration of Neuroscience and Education”

Clancy Blair, PhD
Professor, Department of Applied Psychology
New York University

February 6, 2013
“The Vermont Family Based Approach: Treating and Preventing Psychopathology and Promoting Health across the Family Pedigree”

Jim  Hudziak, MD 
Professor, Psychiatry, Medicine & Pediatrics
Director, Vermont Center for Children Youth & Families and Child Psychiatry 
Thomas M. Achenbach Chair in Developmental Psychopathology
University of Vermont College of Medicine/Fletcher Allen Health Care 
Visiting Professor of Child Psychiatric Genetics, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

January 2, 2013
“Translating observational evidence into interventions to prevent obesity in childhood"

Elsie M. Taveras, MD, MPH
Associate Professor of Population Medicine,
Co-Director, Obesity Prevention Program, Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute and Harvard Medical School
Associate Professor of Pediatrics, and Director, One Step Ahead Program
Boston Children's Hospital

December 5th, 2012
“When and Why Money Matters for Parent and Child Mental Health”

Eric Dearing, PhD
Associate Professor, Developmental and Educational Psychology
Lynch School of Education at Boston College

November 7, 2012             
“Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) for Children, Adolescents, and Families”

Lisa W. Coyne, PhD
Associate Professor of Psychology, Director of the Early Childhood Research Clinic (ECRC), 
Suffolk University

October 3rd, 2012
“Is There Hope? Bringing School-based Mental Health Into the 21st Century”

Gil G. Noam, Ed.D.
Associate Professor, Harvard Medical School  
Founder and Director, Program in Education, 
Afterschool and Resiliency (PEAR) at McLean Hospital