The County of Dukes County
Stress, Anxiety and Coping in Teens - presentation by Youth Task Force
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The Youth Task Force is hosting Dr. Lisa Machoian on MV next week to present to a  variety of professionals and community members. Dr. Machoian is a national, Harvard-trained expert on adolescent mental health with a specialty in girls and the psychology of women. We are very excited to have this valuable resource available to our island community. 

All Events are FREE and open to the public. RSVP requested to

The following events are scheduled for next week:

Stress, Anxiety and Coping (Grades 9-12)
This training focuses on empowering educators of youth in grades 9-12 to recognize and respond to stress and anxiety in the classroom and school environment. 
Tuesday, March 11, 2014 
11:00am Lunch in the PAC lobby
11:30am-1:30pm Presentation
Location: MVRHS PAC

Stress, Anxiety and Coping (Grades 6-8)
This training focusus on empowering educators of youth in grades 6-8 to recognize and respond to stress and anxiety in the classroom and school environment
Tuesday, March 11, 2014
1:00pm Lunch in the PAC Lobby
1:30-3:30pm Presentation

Stress Anxiety and Coping in Teens 
This talk with provide valuable insight into the lives of youth 11-17, and will focus on providing parents and community members with helpful strategies to foster healthy coping and resilience.

Wednesday, March 12, 2014

6:00-7:30pm Presentation at the High School PAC

Followed by Panel Discussion with Island Healthcare Providers

RSVP for this event via facebook here

In addition, Dr. Machoian will be attending the Youth Task Force monthly coalition meeting next week
Thursday, March 13, 2014 at 3pm in the MVRHS Library Conference Room.

Please call/ email with any questions.