This is a discussion with parents to understand your challenges in raising kids in the Bay Area. Together, with other parents and the guidance of a licensed family therapist, let us explore topics such as
· Your kids' adaptation to the Bay Area,
· Their pastimes such as video gaming,
· Concerns such as kids being too shy, too impulsive, or how to talk to them about drugs and sex, and
· More based on your questions.
About the Facilitator - Lily Lu, MBA, MA, LMFT (MFC 82214)
Lily Lu is a Licensed Marriage Family and Therapist, who has a private practice, Mind Health Services, that helps families, couples, adults and children feel better and more empowered.
Lily was invited to a roundtable discussion on performance anxiety with high school students at the highly regarded Lynbrook High and contributed an article on this topic to their newsletter, Aletheia. She worked with kids and tweens with ADHD and autistic disorders at the JFK Counseling Center's summer art camps. She also presented Internet addictions to members at the San Jose Bascom Library. In mid-October 2014, Lily presented video gaming problems to parents organized by Singapore Connect. Currently, Lily is the newsletter editor for the Los Gatos Community Against Substance Abuse which is a volunteer group that educates parents and their kids about substance abuse and promotes healthy living.
When: Sunday, November 16th, 2014 from 4 pm - 5:30 pm
Where: 15951 Los Gatos Blvd, Suite 14 (2nd Floor), Los Gatos, CA 95032