Coping with Giftedness
This year's theme is "Mental Health and Wellness".
ABC 2015 Conference
February 20-21, 2015 - Humber College North Campus - Toronto, ON
Jean Peterson, Ph.D.
Professor Emerita in Educational Studies,
Are you an education, assessment or counseling professional?
miss an excellent opportunity to gain and share knowledge on the impacts
and challenges in teaching and guiding bright and gifted children and
Are you a parent, guardian or caregiver of a bright or gifted child, or have an interest in supporting high-potential children?
Join us to understand the various characteristics of giftedness and how
it affects their social and emotional development. Discuss the
challenges giftedness may present to parenting and family life. Learn
what you can do to support and nurture "the whole child".
Activities for children aged 2 years and up will be offered while parents and guardians attend conference sessions.
Hosted by ABC Peel Chapter
on behalf of ABC Ontario.
Supported in part by a Parents Reaching Out Grant from the Ontario Ministry of Education
conference will provide an excellent opportunity to gain and share
knowledge on the impacts and challenges in teaching, guiding and
parenting bright and gifted children and youth today.
Educator Day - Friday, February 20, 2015
Parent Day - Saturday, February 21, 2015
is an award-winning expert on the social and emotional development of
gifted children and teens. She is a Licensed Mental Health
Counselor with a clinical practice focused on gifted youth, and has
served on the Board of Directors of the National Association for Gifted
The ABC 2015 Conference is over!
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