The Holidays: How To Help Children Deal with the Holidays


1 CEU (Non-Contact)

Presenter: Allan Gonsher, LSCSW, RPT/S

During the Holiday “season” we often forget about children’s challenges in school, family, friends, and within themselves.  Depression, anxiety, and ADHD are often diagnosed and treated more heavily during these stressful times.  What happened to the joy, fun, and warm feelings that were characteristic during Holiday “seasons”?



Learning Objectives:

  • Participants will learn techniques which apply to the season.
  • Participants will understand how to helps families/kids negotiate, express, and communicate during holidays.