Too Stressed to Learn: Top 10 Practical Strategies for Getting Worry & Anxiety out of the Way in the Classroom, During Homework & Beyond

Is anxiety and worry getting in the way of your child’s learning? In this talk I will present an overview of the neurobiological mechanisms of anxiety and worry; a model for understanding how these mechanisms impact the brain’s availability for both learning and interpersonal connections; and a set of practical skills for managing worry that fosters self-regulation, an increased capacity for learning, and improved interpersonal relationships.

Tuesday, December 4th ; Snow date: December 11th

10:00am-noon

Wilton Library

137 Old Ridgefield Road

Wilton, CT

 

Co-sponsored by SPED*NET Wilton and the Wilton Library