Event Detail

What You Need to Know about Students with ADHD and Anxiety

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  • Starting: Mar 15, 2018 at 2:00PM
  • Ending: Mar 15, 2018 at 3:00PM

By recognizing students who are experiencing anxiety and teaching them coping strategies, you can help. In this webinar, you will learn how ADHD and executive function deficits can lead to increased anxiety in school. We will discuss strategies across grade levels to help students with ADHD cope with anxiety. Last, we will discuss how you, as a teacher or educator, might begin to create a culture in your school and classroom that better understands and accepts the challenges of anxiety.

Learning Objectives

  • Identify how anxiety can affect students with ADHD at school
  • Describe strategies to help students cope with and manage anxiety
  • Discuss ways to explain and accept the challenges of anxiety to your entire class 

Presenter: Christopher Willard, PsyD