• April 28, 2017
    12:30 pm - 2:30 pm

According to the popular press, adolescents today live in a hookup culture filled with gender pressure and risky behavior.  This workshop will present a brief overview of recent research on adolescent sexual development including the hookup culture, the impact of social media, transgender identities, and the overall fluidity of sexual identity in adolescents.  This program includes a lead speaker and two panelists who will discuss constructive responses to these issues.

ABOUT PRESENTERS:

Craig Stevens, Ph.D. is a PA Licensed Psychologist and certified in both School Psychology and Group Psychotherapy. He is the Department Head of Student Services at Germantown Friends School. He has written on current issues of childhood development and maintains a private practice.

Panel Members: Jennifer Fiorini, M.Ed., Dean of The Agnes Irwin School and Michael Reichert, Ph.D., Psychologist, representing The Haverford School.

Program Flyer: PDF icon Flyer 04.28.17
Location: The Agnes Irwin School - The Annex

*Please bring a bag lunch. Dessert and beverages will be supplied.*

Tour of the school with previous request.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES:

Upon completion of this training, participants will be able to:

  • compare and contrast observations about adolescent sexual development in same sex and coed schools
  • describe two sources of rules for teenage use of social media
  • list three proactive approaches to present to parents and/or school personnel of middle and upper school students to encourage healthy adolescent sexual development

CE CREDITS:

This session is co-sponsored by the Philadelphia Society of Clinical Psychologists (PSCP) and Specialists of Schools. PSCP is approved by the American Psychological Association to offer Continuing Education (CE) for psychologists. PSCP maintains responsibility for the program and its content. This program provides 2 hours of CE credits for Licensed Psychologists, Social Workers, Licensed Professional Counselors, and Marriage and Family Therapists.

FEES:

This workshop is free for members of SOS, PSCP, and staff at the host school. There is a $15.00 admission fee for others. CE credits and Act 48 credits are $20.00 each. Payment must be made online via credit card at the time of registration (choose "Pay by Credit Card" option during checkout), or by check or money order made out to SOS (choose the "Pay by Check/Money Order" option during checkout). NO CASH PLEASE.

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Venue:  

Venue Phone: 610-525-8400

Venue Website:

Address:
672 Conestoga Road, Villanova, PA, Pennsylvania, 19085, United States

Description:
Directions: Enter the Agnes Irwin Annex when you see a sign and a driveway entrance at 672 Conestoga Road. You can park in the lot in front of the building. Then proceed to the main entrance and walk straight back to the main gallery where the workshop will be held.