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June 23 Mental Health Out Loud: How Stress & Trauma Affect Brain Development

Not available June 23? Don’t worry. Register now and we’ll send you the replay link to watch at your convenience.Brain development may be disrupted and delayed by trauma, anxiety, fear, and stress. This can lead to a host of problems, including difficulty with attention and focus, working memory problems, delays in language development, and disrupted sleep in children and teens.

Understandably, academic performance may suffer, emotional control may falter, and impulsivity may flare in times of stress. In addition, constant exposure to trauma, anxiety, and stress can cause chronic health conditions in children.In this special “Mental Health Out Loud” conversation, you will learn the following from ADHD expert Cheryl Chase, Ph.D.:Cheryl Chase, Ph.D., is a licensed clinical psychologist in private practice in Independence, a suburb of Cleveland, Ohio. She specializes in the diagnostic and neuropsychological assessment of various conditions impacting children, adolescents, and young adults including ADHD, Pervasive Developmental Disorders, Learning Disorders, and emotional concerns.

In addition to her clinical practice, Dr. Chase is also an accomplished speaker at the local and national levels, leading workshops on such timely topics as executive functioning, differentiated instruction, and creative ways to support those who struggle in school. Finally, Dr.

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