OCD Awareness Week

Free community event

Date: Saturday, October 13 9:30am – 1:30pm

Location: Rogers Behavioral Health 420 N. Wiget Lane, Bldg 2, Walnut Creek, CA 94598

In support of all lives affected by OCD and anxiety, we’re recognizing OCD Awareness Week 2018 with a free community event! All families, community members, and treatment professionals are welcome to attend what’s sure to be a fun and informative day.

• Presentations and Q&A with OCD experts from Rogers Behavioral Health and San Francisco Bay Area Center for Cognitive Therapy (including presentation by Joan Davidson, Jonathan Barkin, Daniela Owen) – Screening of UNSTUCK: An OCD Kids Movie – Children’s activities

• Breakfast snacks and lunch will be served

•Learn more and RSVP at rogersbh.org/SFOCD by October 8, 2018.

Co-hosted by Rogers Behavioral Health and San Francisco Bay Area Center for Cognitive Therapy

Overscheduled, Overworked, and Overwhelmed:
Strategies to Take Care of Your Kid and Yourself

Keynote by Michael Tompkins, PhD

Date: Saturday, October 13 9 am-1 pm; doors open at 8:30 am

Location: Julia Morgan School For Girls (Mills College Campus), 5000 MacArthur Blvd, Oakland, CA 94613

Michael Tompkins, PhD, is a licensed psychologist, Assistant Clinical Professor at U.C. Berkeley, and the Co-Director of the San Francisco Bay Area Center for Cognitive Therapy. He is the author of several books, including: My Anxious Mind: A Teen’s Guide to Managing Anxiety and Panic. In this talk for parents, Dr. Tompkins will share what these strategies are, why they work, and concrete actions you can take today to help your kids — and yourself! — at home.

Breakout Sessions Include: Understanding Executive Functioning • Digital Media and Boundary-Setting • Fostering a Growth Mindset • Gender and Cognitive Development • Homework Help for Parents • Talking to Tweens and Teens About Sex • Sleep Hygiene • Self-Care for Parents of Teenagers • and more…

Register online at www.parenting-u.com or by phone (510) 531-4767.