Search TXNP
txnp temp ad

< More Press Releases

Thursday, July 27, 2017

Share: facebooktwitterdigg

"HOW TEENS THINK" EXPLAINED AT WSSA SYMPOSIUM
Winston School of San Antonio

January, 2013

The Winston School San Antonio hosts an impressive group of national, regional and local experts in “How Teens Think” on Friday, January 25.

 

Abigail Baird, Ph.D., is an award-winning researcher in brain imagery and neuro¬psychology, psychology professor, and scientific author at Vassar College.  Her keynote presentation at the 23rd Learning Disabilities Symposium is “The Teen Species: Brain Development, Decisions and Learning Differences.”  It describes adolescence as a period of tremendous and rapid neural development.  One of her many studies examines how teenagers use emotion and cognitive information to inform their decisions.   Another of her interest includes the influence of psychological science on law and public policy.

 

Physicians, nurses and other medical and health professionals, therapists, counselors and educators can receive 6 to 6.25 medical or continuing education units by attending.  Online registration is available at www.winston-sa.org/symposium.  For Educator group rate (5 or more) registration, call the Advancement Office of WSSA at 210-615-7485 or fax 210-615-6627. 

 

About WSSA:

The Winston School San Antonio offers a personalized college preparatory education for students with high potential and identified learning differences.  A Winston School graduate is confident, well-rounded and a lifelong self-advocate.  WSSA is a fully accredited, not-for-profit K-12 private school serving South Texas. 



rss 

Your TXNP Weekly E-Newsletter is made possible by the generosity of:

FROST in many Texas cities
THE SID RICHARDSON FOUNDATION in Fort Worth


TXNP Professional Members Are Dedicated to Texas and Texans.

Aurora Grants & Consulting |Dawson Murray Teague Communications | ELITE Research | FOR THE PHILANTHROPIST | Graystone Consulting | J A Churchill Associates | John F. Lewis PC | McConnell & Jones LLC



Sign up for your personal TXNP E-Newsletter

at-t Meadows Foundation express news HOBLITZELLE FOUNDATION v greenly zachry foundation w b h b bank of america southwest airlines Sid W. Richardson Foundation forst