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June 11, 2019
7:00 pm: Sailing into Summer: Navigating Your Child’s Way to Social Success
with Ashley Boyle, Rachel Bradley and ​Jaime Benson, Ph.D.

The goals of the presentation are to introduce strategies to help parents teach social skills to their children. 

Ashley Boyle is a doctoral intern in the Behavior Management Clinic at Kennedy Krieger Institute. Ashley will receive her Ph.D. in School Psychology from the University of Connecticut in August 2019.

Rachel Bradley is a doctoral intern in the Behavior Management Clinic at Kennedy Krieger Institute. Rachel received her BCBA in May 2018, and she will receive her Ph.D. in School Psychology from Louisiana State University in August 2019.

Jaime Benson, Ph.D. is a licensed psychologist, Nationally Certified School Psychologist, and a Level 1 Trainer for Parent Child Interaction Therapy. She is also director of clinical services for the Behavior Management Clinic Odenton location within the Department of Behavior Psychology at the Kennedy Krieger Institute.

Behavior Management Clinic (BMC) at the Kennedy Krieger Institute
The Behavior Management Clinic is one of three outpatient clinics serving a diverse patient population referred to the Outpatient Behavioral Psychology department at Kennedy Krieger Institute. The clinic's mission and focus centers on clinical service, training and community outreach through consultation. 

The Behavior Management Clinic provides brief, time-limited treatment to families and community care providers serving youngsters with common behavior problems, disruptive behavior disorders and comorbid disorders of mild to moderate severity. Problem behaviors such as noncompliance, physical aggression, temper tantrums, poor impulse control, mild self-injury, disruptive behaviors, bedtime or sleep problems, toileting difficulties, fears/phobias and social skills deficits. 

The clinic serves children with varying levels of functioning, including those with typical development as well as those with mild cognitive or speech impairment. The clinic serves children from ages 2 through 12 years.

Contact Info:
Jaime L. Benson, Ph.D., NCSP
Phone: (410) 874-1809 
Email: bensonj@kennedykrieger.org

Also tonight:

8:30pm - 9:20pm: Parent Support Group with Carol Robbins, Ph.D.  
8:30pm - 9:20pm: Adult Support Group with Chris Entwistle