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Sensory PDX: The Neurobiology of Sensory Processing Disorders

  • Providence St. Vincent Medical Center - Souther Auditorium 9135 Southwest Barnes Road Portland, OR, 97225 United States (map)

Join Dr. Stewart S. Newman, Child & Family Psychiatrist, President of Mind Matters, P.C., and Affiliate Professor at Oregon Health and Science University as he discusses "The Neurobiology of Sensory Processing Disorders" at this free evening installment of the Sensory PDX seminar series, hosted by the Committee to Help Families Find Solutions to Sensory Challenges, in collaboration with Sensory Kids, LLCAdvanced Pediatric Therapies, the Swindells Resource Center, and the Providence Child Center

Discussion topics will include: 

  • Early childhood experiences as the basis of the lifelong trajectory for health, education, and socialization

  • Relationships as the foundation of children's skills and healthy sensory, emotional, stress and attentional systems

  • The evolutionary path followed in the development of brain organization

  • The interplay between genetics and experiences in the developing brain

  • Comorbidity - which is crucial in developing a diagnostic formulation and treatment plan for affected children. 

 

Registration Information:

ONLINE -  go to www.providence.org/classes, click on "online class catalog", and search for "Sensory PDX - Neurobiology of Sensory Processing Disorders - Portland." 

PHONE - call (503) 215-2429 or (800) 833-8899 ext. 52429.

For more information about the Sensory PDX seminar series, contact seminarspdx@gmail.com. 

Contact Providence Health Education Services at (503) 574-6595 with issues or questions regarding registration. 

 

Seminar Details: 

Thursday, February 9th, 2017

7:00 - 9:00 PM

Providence St. Vincent Medical Center

Souther Auditorium (*East Pavilion entrance)

9135 SW Barnes Road, Portland, OR 97225

 

 

Earlier Event: February 8
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Later Event: February 15
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