Minnesota Council for the Gifted & Talented

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MCGT Facebook Live CHAT: OK, we know this is hard… now what? Managing Social-Emotional Learning during a Crisis

Tuesday, May 5, 7:15-7:45pm (note different start time than past chats) on the Minnesota Council for Gifted and Talented (MCGT) Facebook page

Presenter: Dr. Matthew Zakreski

We are living in uncertain and unprecedented times… but you knew that.  The real trick is what to do with that reality.  This session and Q&A will focus on research-based, achievable strategies to manage social-emotional learning at home for your gifted and 2e kids during distance learning.  

Matthew Zakreski, PsyD is a high energy, creative clinical psychologist who utilizes an eclectic approach to meet the specific needs of his clients. He specializes in working with children and adolescents, as well as their families, in providing therapy and conducting psychological evaluations.He is proud to serve as a consultant to schools, a professor at the university level, and a researcher and author on his specialty, Giftedness. Dr. Zakreski is a member of Supporting the Emotional Needs of the Gifted (SENG), the National Association for Gifted Children (NAGC), and the New Jersey Association for Gifted Children (NJAGC). He is also a member of the Pennsylvania Association for Gifted Education (PAGE) Board of Directors. He is currently in private psychological practice outside of Philadelphia, PA. 

Mark your calendars for our Facebook Live CHAT (Connect, Help, Advocate, Talk) – Tuesdays, 7-7:30 p.m. on the Minnesota Council for Gifted and Talented (MCGT) Facebook page.

Missed the live chat? The video recording will be available on MCGT’s website