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Zoom: Executive Functioning Seminar

The Importance of Executive Function: Helping Them Show What They Know
with Steven Guy & William Benninger


Thursday Evening: May 7, 2020
Time: 7:00 – 8:00 pm central/8:00 – 9:00 pm eastern
Audience: Parents & Teachers
THIS ZOOM PRESENTATION IS COMPLIMENTARY.

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED AT:
https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZ0qd-ugpj4uGtfnLPacpeJY95QGjtkF2iSe

Parents and teachers are all struggling with ways to support learning and maintain productivity while learning from home. This live and interactive session will focus on understanding the executive/regulatory system, and more importantly, ways to enhance executive functioning to ensure kids learn at their potential while learning from home.

Dr. Steven C. Guy is a pediatric neuropsychologist in private practice in Columbus, Ohio. He works with children and adolescents with a wide variety of developmental and acquired conditions. He has held positions of clinical instructor at both The Ohio State University and the University of Maryland Medical Center.  His current research includes developing methods designed to assist in the assessment and treatment of executive function.   

Dr. William Benninger is a former adjunct assistant professor in the Department of Clinical Psychology at The Ohio State University.  In his private practice he specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of ADHD and related disorders. He has diagnosed and treated thousands of children, adolescents, and adults with this disorder. Benninger was the first psychologist in the US certified to use Cogmed Working Memory Training, a widely used, evidence-based intervention which improves working memory and other executive function deficits.  His most recent research is on the benefits of Cogmed Working Memory Training in children and adolescents. 

** Participation in the conversation is free but pre-registration is required to join the Zoom Meeting. Please follow the appropriate link below to register.**

Registration Tips for Zoom Meetings
Individual pre-registration for each Zoom meeting is required. Please register using the pre-registration link (provided above) to receive a personalized link to join the meeting. Once registered, each participant will receive a confirmation email from Zoom with a specific link that can only be used by the registrant.

You may share the pre-registration link with others in your school community so they can register and receive their own personalized meeting link.

Recording of Zoom Town Hall
ISACS will record this Zoom meeting. The Zoom meeting has a capacity of 500 attendees. If we exceed 500 participants or you are unable to participate in the live meeting, please email karen@isacs.org and a recording of the Town Hall conversation will be shared with you when available. Please include “Executive Function/May 7” Zoom Meeting in the email request.

Questions? Contact Karen Zeitlin at karen@isacs.org.

We look forward to thoughtfully sharing and supporting each other.

Wishing everyone well,

ISACS Staff

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