Location for our meeting: Kentwood Academy “Rec. Center.” ***** See below for directions*****
Our guest speaker at our next meeting will be Eric Nach, president of the Support for Students Growth Center in Boca Raton. Eric will be giving us insight on Anxiety Disorder and Oppositional Defiance Disorder (also referred to as Disruptive Mood Dysregulation Disorder or DMDD) and how they can occur along with ADHD. How do I know if my child is affected by one or both of these? What should I do to help my child? Bring your questions to Dr. Nach for a very informative evening.
Dr. Nach is the CEO and primary facilitator of the Support for Students Growth Center located in Boca Raton, FL. At the “learning and counseling center” he and his team of professionals provide Therapeutic Social Skills Groups, Learning and Organizational Strategies Groups, Behavior Modification Programs, Individual and Family Coaching and Counseling, Therapeutic Summer/Winter Camps and Post-Transitioning Groups for people with special needs, including Autism Spectrum Disorders, Learning Disabilities, Communication Challenges, Behavioral Disorders and Varying Exceptionalities.
After spending 7 years as a “milieu therapist” in multiple psychiatric hospitals with children, teens, and young adults, his experience continued to include18 years as a Special Education Department Chairperson and teacher with the Palm Beach County School District. He is credited with creating and teaching Autism Endorsement courses at Lynn University as an adjunct professor. He is a national speaker on topics such as; “Improving Behavior and Social Skills in Children and Adolescents with Perceptual Differences” and “Promoting Behavioral, Academic, and Social Success for Students with High Functioning Autism. Overview, Intervention, and Strategies” to professionals in the field. Dr. Nach is also a professional consultant with FAU High School and multiple private schools in the South Florida area in addition to being a “consultant/advocate” for families at IEP/504 meetings and school district meetings.
Children & Adults with AD/HD
CHADD OF THE PALM BEACHES
Support Group for Parents
of children with
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (AD/HD)
Kentwood Preparatory School, “Rec Center” room
6192 South Congress Avenue, suite B3
Lantana, FL 33462
Tuesday, March 8, 2016
7:00 – 8:30 p.m.
Bring a friend! All parents welcome.
Karen Holme: 561-718-1884.
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DIRECTIONS: From I-95, exit on Lantana Road exit 61, westbound. Proceed 1.5 miles to South Congress Avenue. Turn left on South Congress Avenue. The Atlantis Plaza Shopping Center will be immediately on your left. Turn left into the plaza and proceed to the back left of the parking lot. The “Rec Center” is located to the left of the You Fit fitness center.