Posts Tagged "Andrea Letamendi"

7 Ways to Foster Resiliency in Children

Posted by on Feb 7, 2017 in News | 0 comments

7 Ways to Foster Resiliency in Children

Making Children Our Priority Research shows that even during tough times, children can thrive and grow. Giving them the right support and tools is essential. Dr. Andrea Letamendi shares seven ways to foster resiliency among children: 1.      Start a dialogue. Giving children a safe space to talk about and explore their emotions will allow them to feel validated and heard. Address their anxieties and fears. If we are uncertain, it is OK to admit we do not have the answers to their questions....

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Brain Awareness Day

Posted by on Apr 6, 2016 in Events, News | 0 comments

Brain Awareness Day

On Saturday April 30, 2016 Hathaway-Sycamores’ Dr. Andrea Letamendi will take part in the Huntington Medical Research Institutes’ Second Annual Exploration of the Science of the Brain, this year focusing on Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI). The effects of repeated head injuries have been in the headlines often recently as awareness of the severity and magnitude of this issue increases. Dr. Letamendi will join an expert panel to discuss what happens to the brain after an injury occurs and the...

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Hathaway-Sycamores’ Dr. Andrea Letamendi (a.k.a. Batgirl’s Psychologist) will be a Featured Speaker @ TEDxUCLA

Posted by on May 13, 2015 in Events, News, Sidebar | 0 comments

Hathaway-Sycamores’ Dr. Andrea Letamendi (a.k.a. Batgirl’s Psychologist) will be a Featured Speaker @ TEDxUCLA

On Saturday, May 30, Andrea Letamendi, Ph.D., will take to the stage of UCLA’s Carnesale Commons and likely present one of the most “Beyond the Box” talks of this year’s TEDxUCLA event which is themed – appropriately – “Beyond the Box.” While all of the speakers at this fourth-annual TEDxUCLA – which is an offshoot of the globally acclaimed TED (Technology, Entertainment, Design) Conferences – have forged successful careers by seeing past conventional limitations, only Dr. Letamendi can lay...

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