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Join Dr. Caren Baruch-Feldman, Author of The Grit Guide for Teens: A Workbook to Help You Build Perseverance, Self-Control, and a Growth Mindset on Tuesday, October 24 at 11:00 a.m at The Arch Street [...]
Join Dr. Caren Baruch-Feldman, Author of The Grit Guide for Teens: A Workbook to Help You Build Perseverance, Self-Control, and a Growth Mindset on Tuesday, October 24 at 11:00 a.m at The Arch Street Teen Center, Greenwich, Conn. This event is co-sponsored by the Arch Street Teen Center and A Bloc of Writers, Inc.
Dr. Baruch-Feldman will address how to help your children: make grit an everyday habit and develop gritty behaviors; nurture a growth mind-set (a way of thinking that helps you reach your goals); turn disappointments into opportunities; manage stress and pressure so you can thrive in challenging times; fail well and bounce back; face fears and persevere; overcome barriers to grit.
Bio: Dr. Caren Baruch-Feldman is a clinical psychologist and a certified school psychologist. Dr. Caren Baruch-Feldman maintains a private practice in Scarsdale and works part-time as a school psychologist in the Harrison schools in Westchester, New York. Her private practice focuses on Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for children and adults and Psycho-Educational Evaluations for school age children. Dr. Baruch-Feldman was the past president of the School Division of the Westchester County Psychological Association and co-chair and co-founder of Parents and Professionals Advocating for Students (PAPAS) at Westchester Day School (WDS) in Mamaroneck. Providing in-services, interactive workshops, and now writing her first book, titled, The Grit Guide for Teens are the highlight of Dr. Baruch-Feldman’s professional life.
Dr. Baruch-Feldman received her undergraduate degree from Barnard College of Columbia University and her doctorate in Clinical-Child Psychology and School Psychology Certificate from St. John’s University. She did her internship and post doctoral training at Long Island Jewish Medical Center. She also trained at the Albert Ellis Institute and is a Fellow and Supervisor in Rational Emotive Behavior Therapy (REBT), a type of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy.
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(Tuesday) 11:00 am