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Raising Resilient Teens

JCC Squirrel Hill, 5738 Forbes Avenue

November 3, 2019

7:30-9 pm

How parents can help kids stay healthy and get the help they need.

Enjoy an informal discussion among world-class experts in adolescent mental health including:

-David Brent, MD, Academic Chief of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, Distinguished Professor of Psychiatry, Pediatrics, & Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine; Director, STAR Center- Services for Teens at Risk, Western Psychiatric Institute & Clinic

-Judith Cohen, MD, Professor of Psychiatry, Drexel University College of Medicine; & Medical Director, Center for Traumatic Stress in Children and Adolescents, Allegheny General Hospital

-Liz Miller, MD, PhD, Chief, Division of Adolescent and Young Adult Medicine, Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC; Professor of Pediatrics, Public Health, & Clinical and Translational Science, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

-Gil Zalsman, MD, CEO of Geha Mental Health Center, Israel; & Chair of Israel’s National Council of Suicide Prevention

Parents, grandparents, caregivers, educators, and teens are welcome.

There will be time for audience questions at the end.


Cosponsored by: Jewish Family & Community Services; 10.27 Healing Partnership; Hillel Academy; Community Day School; Yeshiva Schools; The Friendship Circle; and The Second Floor at the JCC

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