Anxiety Disorders in Students
Presenter: Kyrah Altman, President of LEAD (Let's Empower and Do)
Date: March 19, 2019 1:00 pm
Target Region: Anywhere, Florida, New York, Texas, Washington DC
Target Audience: Administration, Parents, Special Education Staff, Teachers
Category: Academic, General, School Safety, Special Education, Uncategorized, Webinars
Anxiety disorders are the most prevalent mental illness among youth, seriously affecting the way students function in school, experience life, and engage in relationships. This workshop will (1) describe different kinds of anxiety disorders and their related risk and protective factors, (2) teach educators how to reduce symptoms of anxiety through mindfulness and intentionality in the classroom, and (3) empower educators to de-escalate panic attacks and crisis situations using grounding techniques.
2019-03-19- Anxiety Disorders (Schools) (4.0 MiB)