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PARENT TALKS: ADHD, Wii & Childhood Stress

By Jackie Burrell
Monday, April 28th, 2008 at 6:10 am in Parenting Issues.

Worried mom “All About Attention Focus and Learning: Is It Always ADHD?”
April 29 at 7 p.m. at the Danville Library.
Speakers: William Shryer, clinical director, Diablo Behavioral Healthcare, and Rhea Brandon, educational psychologist. Free but call 925-648-4800 to reserve a seat.

“Booties Camp: Baby Language & Brain Development”
May 2 at 6 p.m. at Bananas, Oakland
For new and expecting parents. Sponsored by Bananas.

“State Budget Cuts and Local Schools”
May 3 at 10 a.m. at Encinal High, Alameda
Speaker: Assemblymember Sandre Swanson and a panel of experts. For info, click here.

“Childhood Matters”
May 4 at 9 a.m. on 98.1 KISS-FM and 105.1 KOCN-FM
Childhood Matters’ Rona Renner and her panelists discuss kids and parenting.

“Building Strong Families”
May 5 at 6:30 p.m. at the Jewish Community Center of San Francisco
Speaker: Mary Pipher, author of “Reviving Ophelia” ($15-$20)

“Helping Children Cope with Stress”
May 6 at 6:30 p.m. at Bananas, Oakland
Speaker: early childhood mentor Cherida Gruenfeldt. Sponsored by Bananas.

“Living in the World of iPhone,Wii & MySpace: Modern Means of Connection or Tools of Addiction?”
May 6 at 7 p.m. Orinda Intermediate School library, Orinda
Speakers: Steven Freemire, MFT and Dominic D’Ambrosio, MFT
(Free, but rsvp)

“Transitions: Helping Children Enter Preschool and Kindergarten”
May 14 at 7:30 p.m., 2340 Jackson St., Fourth Floor, San Francisco
Speaker: Leslie Banta, M.A., Leanne Foley, M.A., Era Lowenstein, Ph.D.
Sponsored by the San Francisco Center for Psychanalysis (Free)

“Developmental Delays & Autistic Spectrum Disorders”
May 13 at 7 p.m. at the Danville Library
Call 925-648-4800 for details and to reserve a seat.

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