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Anxiety in Poor Readers – Macquarie Uni webinar in October

Macquarie University Reading Clinic is running this excellent workshop examining anxiety in struggling readers online on 13th October.

Anxiety in poor readers: Evidence, assessment, and intervention

Date: Wednesday 13th October 2021
Time: 1:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Location: Live-stream on Zoom
Presenters: Professor Genevieve McArthur & Dr Deanna Francis
Early bird cost: $233.75 per person (register before the 31st of August to receive this discounted rate)
Standard cost: $275 per person (discounts are available for multiple enrolments, MQ Staff, and MQ students)

Description of workshop
The goal of this workshop is to equip people with an understanding of the scientific evidence for mental health difficulties in poor readers (particularly anxiety), provide guidance on how to identify if a child with poor reading might be suffering from anxiety, and what treatment options are available for such children.

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