The Lower Hudson

Special Education Task Force

is proud to present
How to Understand and Support Your Child 
or Student with Anxiety 

Presented by Lata K. McGinn, PhD

Parents, school personnel and community providers are invited to join us for this informative workshop which will broaden your understanding of anxiety, how anxiety impacts functioning, and provide Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) informed tips to assist/support students with anxiety at home and in school.

Date: Friday, April 13, 2018
Time: 12 p.m. – 2 p.m.


Cognitive Behavioral Consultants (CBC), 
Schwartzberg Training Center, Suite 702
1 North Broadway, White Plains, NY  10601

Lata K. McGinn, PhD is the co-founder of Cognitive Behavioral Consultants, an evidence-based practice group in Westchester and Manhattan. She is also a tenured Professor of Psychology and the Director of the Clinical Program at the Ferkauf Graduate School of Psychology, Yeshiva University. Dr. McGinn is the President of the Academy of Cognitive Therapy, and the Past-President of the International Association for Cognitive Psychotherapy. In recognition of her contributions to the field, she was appointed as a Beck Scholar, and as an ABCT fellow. Dr. McGinn is a consultant-trainer for the Academy of Cognitive Therapy, is an associate editor of the peer reviewed journal Cognitive Therapy and Research, on the editorial board of several other peer-reviewed journals, and has served on Division 12, APA’s taskforce on Evidence-Based Doctoral Training.

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If you have problems registering, please call Jessica Baumann at Putnam Independent Living Services:  845.228.7457 x1108

Sponsored by:

The Lower Hudson Valley Special Education Task Force

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The Lower-Hudson Task Force is committed to improving educational access and outcomes for students with disabilities through a collaborative regional and statewide network of stakeholders representing a variety of perspectives in addressing the special education needs of students in Putnam, Rockland, and Westchester counties, as well as New York State.