Arc Herkimer (350 South Washington Street, Herkimer, NY 13350)
Thursday, September 24, 2020 (10:00am - 12:00pm)
Please join us on Thursday, September 24th from 10am to Noon at Arc Herkimer's Main Building (350 S. Washington Street in Herkimer) for a free workshop on Anxiety & Autism!
We welcome individuals, families, caregivers, educators, students, and professionals to attend and learn from child psychologist and award-winning author Christopher Lynch, Ph.D.
Some topics the workshop will cover include stress management, sensory sensitivities, actionable strategies, and relaxation skills.
Dr. Lynch is a child psychologist who specializes in stress and anxiety management for children and teens who are on the Autism Spectrum. He is currently the Director of the Pediatric Behavioral Medicine Department at Goryeb Children's Hospital where he developed the Aspirations Life Management program.
Dr. Lynch has over 20 years of experience in working with children and he has written two books on the topic of anxiety management and Autism. He will talk about the importance of supporting Autism with love and understanding, while teaching helpful tools.
Light refreshments will be provided.
**This workshop was previously scheduled for April 23rd, but due to the Coronavirus, was re-scheduled to 9/24**