Friends of Northside Speaker Series

Parenting in the Age of Anxiety

May 23, 2019 at 6:30 pm

Dr. Debra Kissen is the Owner and Clinical Director of the Light On Anxiety Treatment Center, She specializes in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) for anxiety and related disorders, is the author of the Panic Workbook for Teens and is an active contributor to the Huffington Post.  Dr. Kissen will provide tips and strategies to assist with parenting young adults and share:

  • how to tell the difference between everyday stress and anxiety ;
  • how to model effective coping skills for your teen;
  • how to compassionately push your child forward to assist them in facing their fears.


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NCP Parent Speaker Series”.
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