Overview

Motivation ADHD Learning
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Motivation, ADHD, and Learning

This program has been approved for 6 Category A Continuing Education Credits by the National Association of Social Workers, NH Chapter. Auth #3479

In this workshop you will look at current issues in the psychology of motivation, especially in relation to ADHD students.

Topics will include:

  • literature on motivation, including psychological and educational issues;
  • the role of motivation in the functioning of ADHD students;
  • research on the brain and its effect on motivating behavior, functioning, and learning;
  • how ADHD and certain breakdowns in brain function impact motivation;
  • and strategies for teaching motivation and learning to ADHD students.

Instructor Bios

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Motivation, ADHD, and Learning

  • Christine Miller

    Christine Miller, Ed.M., LCMHC, is a psychotherapist in Bedford, NH and has been adjunct faculty at Plymouth State University Graduate School, NHTI, and New England College. She is a clinician with 35+ years of experience in treating women and adolescents in varied settings including schools, juvenile justice, a group home and family planning clinics. Christine specializes in integrating therapeutic tools, tailoring them to the individual and providing short-term, focused and brief psychotherapy.

    Christine received her Master of Education from Boston University. She designs and leads day-long workshops for mental health professionals and educators with UNH Professional Development & Training. Her particular interests are the biological basis of behavior and psychopharmacology, anxiety disorders, psychiatric disorders associated with reproduction, and teens/women’s issues.

09:00am - 04:00pm
Live Online
Christine Miller
189.00 Tuition
6
USNH Tuition Benefit Discount
PDT - 10% Alumni Discount
Cooperative Extension Discount
Educator 15% Discount
Guild Discount
0.6
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222150