Monthly Free Gatherings Often Feature School of Psychology Experts
MELBOURNE, FLA. — The Scott Center on Autism Treatment at Florida Institute of Technology will host a series of free monthly workshops on a range of topics through the end of the year.
The workshops, many featuring faculty and personnel from the university’s School of Psychology, target parents, educators and professionals. They are from 6-8 p.m. in the second-floor Seminar Room at the Scott Center.
Parking is available around the building.
This fall’s dates and topics include:
- Sept. 24: “How can Parent Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT) assist my family?”
Felipa T. Chavez, Ph.D., assistant professor of clinical psychology and director of Building Blocks, a clinical treatment program that specializes in Parent Child Interaction Therapy for the treatment of child disorders.
- Oct. 29: “Everything you need to know about special needs financial planning.”
Met Life special needs planners Nicki Biamonte and Thomas Wilson will present.
- Nov. 12: “Let’s Have a Potty Party: Tips for Toilet Training your Child.”
Tamara Pawich, Ph.D., BCBA-D
- Dec. 10: “Surviving the Holidays: Tips for parents to ensure a safe and enjoyable season while traveling and visiting with family.”
Alison M. Betz, Ph.D., BCBA-D
Registration is not required to attend. For more information, please call (321) 674-8106 or visit www.thescottcenter.org.