Helping Young Children with Anxiety Thrive

Workshop Date(s): 
04/24/2018 - 9:30am to 11:30am
Parents Helping Parents, San Jose - Suite 100
1400 Parkmoor Ave.
95126 San Jose , CA
Contact Person: 
Judy Bower
Phone Number: 
(408) 727-5775
CEU Hours Qualifies for: 
0 hours (CEU hours qualifies for annual CE requirements)
IFECMH Total: 
0 hours
No seat limit.
Course Description: 

Helping Young Children with Anxiety Thrive

In this highly interactive workshop, learn the biology of anxiety and how to recognize it in young children.  Leave with the knowledge of various approaches to help young children with anxious temperaments and anxiety disorder thrive.  Treatment approaches for typically developing children and for children who have developmental delays or disabilities will be presented.  Cognitive behavioral therapy, calming techniques, tips for children who are starting school, and reasons for why medication may be considered will also be discussed.

Dr. Trenna Sutcliffe is a board-certified medical doctor in developmental & behavioral pediatrics in the San Francisco Bay Area, is a graduate of McMaster University School of Medicine in Hamilton, Ontario. She completed residency training in pediatrics and trained in pediatric neurology at The Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto, and completed a fellowship in developmental pediatrics at the University of Toronto. In addition, Sutcliffe earned a Master’s degree in medical genetics at the University of Toronto and a Master’s degree in clinical epidemiology at Stanford University. 




Additional Information: 

This training is open to First 5 partners, therapeutic and related service providers, and parents! Certificates are available upon request, indicating hours earned against the Infant-Family Early Childhood Mental Health Guidelines.

Registration: Please email Judy Bower at or call (408)727-5775 x110 with any questions. To register go to PHP’s website:


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