Speaker # 3 - Beyond Bullying: Helping Your Child Navigate and Thrive in Social Situations
Thursday, February 21, 2019
Springboro High School LGI
*If you had previously submitted an RSVP for the originally scheduled event on January 31, there is no need to RSVP again.
Please join De'Asia Thompson*, licensed independent social worker supervisor, for a discussion about helping children navigate and thrive in social situations. She will share strategies for helping your child to manage social struggles, social exclusion, friendship concerns, disagreements, and more in a positive and productive manner.
***This presentation is relevant for parents of children grades K-12***
*De'Asia Thompson is a proud graduate of The Ohio State University where she studied Sociology/Criminology for her Bachelor of Arts, and received her Master's Degree in Clinical Social Work with a focus on Adolescent Mental Health. She is a Licensed Independent Social Worker Supervisor with a decade of experience working with children, adolescents and young adults, and enjoys working to help make people's lives better. De'Asia has also spent time working across the lifespan with adults and geriatrics in various settings, including: a college counseling center, hospital setting, and residential treatment. De'Asia is currently in private practice in Centerville, where she focuses on anxiety, depression, and mood disorders. Her private practice is expanding services and increasing therapists and will be starting groups in the next month for teens and adults. She is a native of Cleveland, Ohio, and a wife and mom of 3 children, all in various stages of development! She is also a college professor. De'Asia loves reading, traveling, and spending time with family.