Children and Mental Health Is the Topic at Hudson Valley Community College Conference
CONTACT: Eric Bryant (518) 629-8072
Where can parents turn when their child begins displaying emotional or behavioral problems?
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Thursday, April 1, 2004
||Parents, teachers, medical doctors and human service professionals will
gather at Hudson Valley Community College to discuss early intervention
strategies for children with emotional, behavioral and developmental problems.
||"Children and Mental Health: The Importance of Early Intervention" will
bring together professionals from throughout the Capital Region. Keynote
speakers include developmental pediatrician Anthony Mallone, M.D., and
child psychiatrist Jeffrey Daly, M.D. The conference is presented
by the Southern Rural Albany County School and Human Services Partnership.
Conference co-sponsors include Four Winds Hospital, Parsons Child and Family
Center, Capital Region BOCES, the University at Albany School of Social
Welfare and Hudson Valley Community College's Department of Teacher Preparation
and Department of Human Services.
||8 a.m. to 3 p.m., Friday, April 2.
||The conference will take place in the Bulmer Telecommunications Center
meeting rooms on the Hudson Valley Community College campus. For directions,