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

Dr. Anne Gearity

“Development: easier for some, harder for others and always needing company”

Thursday, September 13, 2018
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: National Alliance for the Mentally Ill (NAMI) MN Chapter, Mental Health Professional of the Year (2005) for work done on this project; National Association of Social Workers, MN, Social Worker of the Year (1996), and Distinguished Practitioner, National Academies of Practice. Dr. Gearity has provided extensive training and consultation at Washburn Center for Children over the last decade. In addition, Dr. Gearity has a mental health practice with children, adolescents and adults; provides consultation to schools and other agencies; teaches at the University of Minnesota, Graduate School of Social Work, and Harris Center Program for Infant and Early Childhood Mental Health. She has presented locally and nationally on a variety of issues including child development and treatment, self-regulation, attachment difficulties, trauma and aggression, and the treatment model described in this manual.