Join us September 2018 for the Thought Leadership Speaker Series: Let’s Talk featuring,

Dr. Anne Gearity

“What our children need to grow and thrive:
the job of parents, teachers and the community”

Thursday, September 13, 2018

7:00 – 8:30 p.m.
United Health Foundation
Training Institute at
Washburn Center for Children
1100 Glenwood Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55405

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Anne Gearity, PhD, LICSW, is a leading therapist, educator and trainer in the fields of social work, child development and children’s mental health treatment. Her numerous certifications and awards include: MN Association of Children’s Mental Health, Outstanding Service Award; Alliance for the Mentally Ill (NAMI) MN Chapter, Professional of the Year, and MN Association of Community Mental Health Programs, Clinical Service Excellence, for work done at Washburn Center; as well as numerous teaching and service awards. She has been elected as a Distinguished Practitioner to the National Academies of Practice.

Dr. Gearity has provided extensive training and consultation at Washburn Center for Children over the last two decades. In collaboration with Washburn Center, Anne built Developmental Repair, an innovative intervention model available on the Washburn Center’s website and used extensively throughout MN. In addition, Dr. Gearity has an independent mental health practice with children, adolescents, adults and families. She is clinical faculty in the department of psychiatry, UMN, and works extensively with schools and community agencies. She is currently appointed to the Hennepin County Child Well-Being Advisory Committee.