Free Seminar: Successful Transition to Middle School

Event Date: 3/28/2017 - 3/28/2017 Time:6 p.m.


Our Lady of Peace is hosting an upcoming free seminar focused on issues that affect many children and teenagers nationwide, both in the home and at school.

Event: “Successful Transition to Middle School”
Date: Tuesday, March 28
Time: 6 p.m.
Location: Julius Marks Elementary School (3277 Pepperhill Road, Lexington)

The speaker for this event will be Morgan McGill, an assessment clinician with the Our Lady of Peace Assessment and Referral Center in Lexington. The seminar will address issues that may arise during this time of transition from elementary to middle school, including social media, developing positive relationships and bullying. McGill will also discuss different stages of development and emotional changes that may take place, and how parents can foster independence, while providing limits for their children.

This seminar is part of the 2017 Peace for Parents educational series, which helps parents, grandparents, teachers, counselors and others who want to learn more about how to face challenging issues with children and adolescents. The seminars usually last an hour.

Interested individuals are encouraged to register in advance. Registration is free and can be done by calling Lisa Prewitt at 502.432.2011, or by emailing lisaprewitt@kentuckyonehealth.org.