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Thursday
03
MAY

Overcoming Anxiety and Depression in Children/Adolescents

18:00
20:45
Reading Hospital - Tower Health
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There is a difference between healthy anxiety and unhappiness and an anxiety/depression disorder. Join Keynote Speaker, Scott Cypers, PhD, and our panel of experts on Thursday, May 3, at the DoubleTree by Hilton in downtown Reading to find out about the components of anxiety and depression treatment and learn what family members and peers can do to help the child/adolescent decrease anxiety and depression.

Panel of Reading Hospital Specialists:
• Lee Radosh, MD, FAAFP, Medical Director, Family Health Care Center
• Muhammad Raza, MD, Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist
• Raymond Hubbard, MD, Pediatrician
• Tom Adil, MDiv, LPC, Outpatient Therapist and Adolescent Resource

Refreshments and registration begin at 6 p.m. Program begins at 6:30 p.m. Admission is FREE. Seating is limited. Registration is required. Call 484-628-HELP (4357) or go to http://bit.ly/2GDnPMj.

ABOUT OUR KEYNOTE SPEAKER
Dr. Cypers’s clinical and research interests focus on anxiety and stress-related issues. He worked for the past 14 years in various roles, including Director of Anxiety and Stress Programs at Children’s Hospital Colorado, and working with active duty military at Buckley Mental Health. Dr. Cypers has worked for many universities in student health services roles. At each place, he has built innovative programs to address the range of mental health issues, most notably in the areas of stress and anxiety. Dr. Cypers has built his own anxiety program that he teaches at a national level, to school districts, medical professionals, conferences and individual groups.