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Devereux Resilience Conference 2017

Date/Time

Oct 28, 2017
08:30 AM until 05:00 PM

Description

Creating Networks of Support for Families Living with Special Needs

Join us for a day of information and inspiration, featuring noted Positive Psychologist Dr. Maria Sirois. In her keynote address, Dr. Sirois will help families of individuals with disabilities, and professionals who serve them, learn to build resilience. The author of A Short Course in Happiness and Every Day Counts, Dr. Sirois will draw on the scientific basis for the practice of resilience. Blending humor and compassion, she will offer practical strategies to help conference participants make choices every day that lead to happiness and thriving, even in difficult circumstances.

Interactive workshops will address:

  • Caring for the caregiver
  • Planning for your child’s future
  • Overcoming barriers to care
  • Support for siblings

Register at: https://secure2.convio.net/devrx/site/Ticketing;jsessionid=00000000.app263a?view=Tickets&id=13344&NONCE_TOKEN=D2D34D8DC0707A10B2DD1B873C35FD1B

 

Cost

$15.00

Location

View map The Hancock Center, Marist College
3399 North Rd
Poughkeepsie, NY

Additional Information

Sponsor

Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health & Marist College

Contact name

John Lopez

Neighborhood:

Poughkeepsie

County:

Dutchess

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