Workshops for schools

Workshops and programs are available for gifted children in schools. This includes consultation with staff, parent workshops, and workshops on social/emotional needs for middle school and high school students. Examples include:

Workshops for teachers

  • Managing the social and emotional needs of gifted children
  • Addressing socially awkward and isolated children
  • Emotional factors in underachievement
  • Encouraging risk-taking and resilience
  • Developing improved relationships with parents

Workshops for middle school or high school students

  • How to be yourself despite peer pressure
  • Finding your niche
  • Banishing perfectionism
  • Reaching your potential
  • Finding your passion
  • Feeling different and being OK with it

Workshops for parents

  • Managing the highs and lows of parenting a gifted child
  • Helping your anxious, perfectionistic child
  • Dealing with intensity and oversensitivity
  • Challenging inertia and underachievement
  • Working collaboratively with your child's teacher
  • Helping your child find his or her social niche and prevent isolation
  • Banishing guilt, worry and unrealistic expectations

For more information, please contact me at or 215 884-9260.