Do you need to know how to transform your home into a place where your child can focus and learn online?
Learn tips from Dr. Surina Basho, staff psychologist at Morrissey Compton Educational Center, as she discusses how to best support online learning in the home environment for students with ADHD and Executive Functioning difficulties. The discussion will include how to set up expectations, workstations, and routines.
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Surina Basho, Ph.D. – Director of Research in Learning Differences, Executive Function Psychologist
Dr. Basho has expertise in cognitive neuroscience, executive function, and learning differences. While earning her Ph.D. in Child Development from Tufts University, Dr. Basho worked with renowned executive function expert Dr. Lynn Meltzer, conducting neuropsychological assessments, individualized intervention for students, and research in the classroom. She also co-authored a chapter with Dr. Meltzer in the book, Executive Function in the Classroom: Fostering Strategic Mindsets across the Grades and Content Areas (2010). At Morrissey-Compton, Dr. Basho is currently building a research program around executive function and learning disabilities in children; providing one-on-one individualized educational therapy to students; training teachers and schools in how to integrate executive function into the classroom for all students; and providing educational talks to the parent community.
This event is part of a collaboration between Parents Helping Parents and Morrissey-Compton Educational Center to provide information to families whose children have (or are suspected of having) learning disabilities and/or ADHD. Check the PHP website for future topics and dates.