The Diamonds in the Rough Conference has gone virtual!
The Diamonds Conference is a unique event at which parents, advocates, and professionals learn, connect, and share, with the goal of empowering children and ultimately launching them to becoming independent adults.
Weinfeld Education Group has invited expert speakers, sponsors, and exhibitors as part of a virtual learning community to help families navigate effectively through these major life changes.
The eleventh annual Diamonds in the Rough Conference 2021 will highlight up-to-date information about Executive Functioning and ADHD. Innovators in their fields will present essential and practical strength-based strategies for parents and educators to implement at home and at school.
Peg Dawson, Ed.D. is a school psychologist by training with an expertise in the assessment of learning and attention disorders. She is the co-author of numerous books on executive skills, including Smart but Scattered and Smart but Scattered Teens, is a past president of the National Association of School Psychologist and a recipient of NASP’s Lifetime Achievement Award.
Ned Hallowell, M.D. is a child and adult psychiatrist, devoted to helping people identify and channel their strengths in today’s CrazyBusy world. Internationally recognized as the “Focus Doctor”, he is the founder of the Hallowell Centers in Boston MetroWest, New York City, San Francisco and Seattle. Dr. Hallowell has written 20 books, including the 1994 ground-breaking New York Times best-seller on ADHD, Driven to Distraction.
This program is co-sponsored by The Maryland Psychological Association, The Maryland Psychological Association Foundation and Weinfeld Education Group. The Maryland Psychological Association is approved by the American Psychological Association to offer continuing education for psychologists. The Maryland Psychological Association maintains responsibility for the program and its content.
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