Thursday, March 5
At a time when the pressure on adolescents to prepare for college and career begins in early childhood and they’ve experienced an atmosphere of constant crisis, Dr. Jeff Gardere offers a vision for how we can help young people make room for curiosity and intellectual and emotional growth. Dr. Jeff's talk, entitled "Opening Their Minds: Adolescent Potential for School Success and Beyond," is presented by Bard College at Simon's Rock.
Dr. Jeff Gardere, better known as “America’s Psychologist,” is one of the most widely sought-after experts in the field of mental health. He is an Associate Professor and Course Director of Behavioral Medicine at Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine in New York City. In addition to being a respected academician and prolific author, Dr. Jeff has been a contributor to the Today Show, MSNBC, CNN, and FOX Network.
Register to attend (required). The event is free and open to the public.