Family Rounds

A series for parents and professionals  
3rd Thursday of the month, 12-1:30 p.m. 
Davenport 4 boardroom, NSMC Salem Hospital. Free.

October 18

"The Nurtured Heart Approach: Transform Difficult Behaviors and Ignite the Greatness in Each Child"

Sam Healy, LICSW Family Therapist, School Consultant, Nurtured Heart Response Specialist and Advanced Trainer

This workshop is a relationship and success-based approach developed by bestselling author Howard Glasser. Participants will leave with the concepts, practical tools and specific techniques to teach children the behaviors, values and skills they need for academic and social emotional success. Sam Healy, LICSW is a Nurtured Heart Advanced Trainer & Specialist and has been working with children and families for over 25 years. He has presented this model to thousands of teachers, professionals and parents to transform challenging children to channel their intensity in more productive ways and help typical and gifted children reach their highest potential. Sam has a private practice and consults for Boston, Cambridge and Lawrence Public Schools, Lesley and Wheelock Teachers Colleges, MA Early Intervention, Boston Head Start, and numerous other youth programs.

November 15   

"Integrating Yoga in Children and Adolescent Treatment”

Michele Casoli-Reardon, M.D., Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist, Director of Massachusetts Child Psychiatry Access Project, Certified Yoga Teacher

December 20     

"Framing, Recognizing, and Responding: A Workshop on the Impact of Addiction"

Andy Short, Co-Director of Improbable Players

January 17     

"Working with Children with ASD: Strategies for managing their anxiety, OCD features and other unique concerns"

Shalini Bhalla, Psy.D., Clinical Psychologist and Pediatric Outpatient Clinic Coordinator

Registration is required: Call 978-354-2670 or