Fusion Academy Solana Beach invites community members to attend the EmpowerED Parenting Conference on Friday, March 6 from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at Farmer & The Seahorse, 10996 Torreyana Rd., San Diego, CA 92121.

The event will bring together teen experts in the community to empower parents in supporting their children in education, mental health, and life. Topics include:

“Medication and ADHD: When to Consider This Option”
Dr. Lori Rappaport, Licensed Clinical Psychologist

“Easing Childhood and Adolescent Anxiety”
Dr. Brett Johnson, MD, Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist

“Does My Child Need a 504 or IEP?”
Dr. Sara Frampton, Licensed Educational Psychologist/Consultant

“Assessment and Interventions for Teens and Substance Use”
Dr. Azmaira Maker, Licensed Clinical Psychologist

“Keeping Up: How do teens process information and what can we do when they fall behind?”
Michele Goldstein, M.A., COGx Manager

“Executive Functioning: What is it, and how does it manifest in teens with Anxiety, ADD and Autism?”
Dr. Dawn Holman, PhD, BCBD-D, Executive Clinical Director, ASC Inc. San Diego

“Parent Management Techniques: How to More Effectively Manage Your Child’s Behavior”
Julie Melekian, LMFT, UCSD Eating Disorder Center for Treatment and Research

“How to Use Social Media so it Doesn’t Abuse You”
Julieann Myers, LCSW, CACIII, MAC, EMDR and CSAT Certified

“How to Pass on Your Wisdom NOT your Wounds”
Dr. Nancy Shah, Licensed Psychologist

“Managing Test Anxiety: How to Cope and Improve Performance”
Dr. Kimberly Wagner, Licensed Clinical and Sport Psychologist

Tickets are $40 each and includes breakfast and lunch. Tickets can be purchased at: www.eventbrite.com/e/empowered-parenting-conference-tickets-92141974125