Category: 
Lecture/Speaker
Sub-Category: 
The Wallace Center
Event Description: 

Presenters:
David Reetz, Ph.D., RIT's Director of Counseling and Psychological Services
Kristina Walker, LMHC, Mental Health Therapist and Outreach Coordinator

All adjunct faculty are invited to join FCD for dinner and discussion to focus on identifying the personal, non-cognitive barriers that students bring to the classroom.  Trends in college student well-being will be presented as well as strategies to identify early signs of distressed and distressing behavior. Additionally, practical skills and strategies for effective prevention and early intervention will be examined.  The end result will be a slightly more tuned learning environment that inspires students to manage challenges and setbacks more effectively and fulfill their academic plan.  

Agenda:

5:30-6:00 pm Dinner and networking
6:00-7:00 pm Presentation, Q & A 

Registrations must be received by Wednesday, November 1, 5 pm.

Hosted by Faculty Career Development, The Wallace Center

To request interpreting services, go to: http://myAccess.rit.edu/

Open to Public (non-RIT): 
No
Interpreter Requested?: 
No
Event Schedule: 
Wednesday, November 8, 2017
Start and End Time
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
LBR-1251 McKenzie Commons
Contact Name: 
Anne Marie Canale
Contact Email: 
Contact Phone: 
585-475-7696
Cost ($): 
0