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Parenting the Highly Sensitive Child

What does it mean to be Highly Sensitive? Is that even a real term? What is Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD)? Are the two related? What do I need to know if I'm parenting a sensitive child?

Using neuroscience as her guide, Sarah will explain Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD), the Highly Sensitive "diagnosis", and most importantly offer some parenting strategies and tips to employ with sensitive kiddos.

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About Sarah K. Ahn, MBA, MSW, LSCW: Sarah is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and Psychotherapist who is passionate about coaching parents to have authentic, attached, and reflective relationships with their kids. For over 15 years, Sarah has worked with children, parents, and adults at the Kempe Center, Boulder Institute of Psychotherapy and Research (BIPR), Harvard Graduate School of Business, and in private practice.

Sarah is also an avid speaker having presented and/or taught classes at Boulder Community Hospital, Boulder YWCA, Bixby School, Broomfield Rec Center, Friends School, and the University of Colorado -- Boulder. Sarah earned her MSW from Smith College School of Social Work, and MBS from Harvard Graduate School of Business, and a Bachelor of Science from the University of Pennsylvania. Most Importantly, she is the proud mama to two teenaged sons and one 5th grade daughter.