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Upcoming Events

Social Pragmatics Groups

October 16, 2019 to January 1, 2020

Social Pragmatics Groups are coming to the Center for Effective Child Therapy (CECT) this October! WHO SHOULD ATTEND?Our groups are intended for elementary school-age and middle school-age children who may have trouble reading social cues, navigating difficult social situations, or who might benefit from additional coaching and support with peer interactions. WHEN?The 12-week course is targeted to start on October 16, 2019. The group will run every Wednesday at 4:00. WHERE?Onsite at the Center for Effective Child Therapy (CECT), located at Judge Baker Children’s Center, 53 Parker Hill Avenu...

Giving Tuesday

December 3, 2019

What is Giving Tuesday? Giving Tuesday takes place the Tuesday after Thanksgiving on December 3rd and is a day meant to encourage the community to donate to worthy causes. Giving Tuesday is all about collaboration and the power of social media. Modern technology makes it easy to communicate a singular message to thousands of people at once, including a request for contributions to a non-profit organization. This connection is meant to pass from person to person and create a sense of generosity and togetherness. We hope you’ll participate this year and help us grow as a community! #MakeYour...

Child Mental Health Forum - Megan Smith, DrPH, MPH

December 4, 2019

The MOMS Partnership: Partnering with communities to use neurobiological and behavioral sciences to address maternal depression  Megan Smith, DrPH, MPH Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry Director, Yale Child Study CenterYale School of Medicine   Mothers everywhere face complex challenges as they strive to raise children. These stressors can affect the emotional and physical health of women, which in turn, threatens the establishment of secure, reliable relationships between mothers and children. These relationships are of paramount importance to healthy childhood development ...