Child and Adolescent Mental Health During COVID-19

Child and Adolescent Mental Health During COVID-19

September Webinar | Child Adolescent Mental Health Webinar with Dr Leila Masson

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We'd like to invite you to our upcoming webinar Child and Adolescent Mental Health During COVID-19 with Dr Leila Masson on Wednesday 30th September. These monthly webinars are FREE for ACNEM Members. 

In this webinar, Leila will discuss the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on young people’s mental health and offer practical tips on what families can do to counter these.

For example, children in social isolation may produce less oxytocin and be in constant sympathetic overdrive. There are a myriad of lifestyle and nutritional interventions to increase oxytocin, to decrease adrenaline and stress, and shift children and adolescents into a parasympathetic “rest and digest" balance.

There will be opportunity for Q&A at the end of the session.

All people registered for the webinar will receive access to the recording following the live event.

Presenter: Dr Leila Masson

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Specialist paediatrician and author of "Children's Health A-Z" a parent's guide to natural therapies for common childhood ailments.
Leila specializes in nutritional and environmental medicine for children's health issues, including allergies, asthma, behaviour problems, autism spectrum disorders and ADHD. She received her medical doctorate from the Free University of Berlin and did her paediatric specialist training at the University of California in San Francisco. She received her Master in Public Health from Harvard University and her Diploma in Tropical Medicine from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine.

Webinar details

Wednesday 30 September, 6pm AEST
Duration: 1 hour, includes 45 minutes of presentation with 15 minutes Q&A
FREE for ACNEM Members | $75 non-members | $25 ACNEM Student Members