Webinar: ADHD Diagnosis & Treatment
April 24, 2018 | 4:30 – 5:00 p.m. | Hosted online by Marylhurst University
FREE webinar with Greg Crosby and Dr. Tara McGarry
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Join faculty from Marylhurst’s B.A. in Psychology program to discuss recognition, diagnosis and treatment of ADHD. In this webinar, you will hear from nationally-recognized presenter and Marylhurst faculty member Greg Crosby, M.A., LPC, CGP, FAGPA, in addition to Dr. Tara McGarry, Psy.D., program director for the Marylhurst mental health counseling program.
In this talk, both presenters will discuss work as professional counselors in serving ADHD clients. Prospective students and anyone else wanting a deeper understanding of ADHD and its effects are encouraged to attend.
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Greg Crosby, M.A., LPC, CGP, FAGPA
Greg Crosby is a practicing therapist and college and graduate school instructor. In 1994, he started the first adult attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) group for the Kaiser Permanente Northwest Region, and has been working with the Oregon Attorney Assistance Program providing ADHD workshops since 2013. Crosby is a certified group psychotherapist and group psychotherapy fellow. He teaches adult ADHD classes at Marylhurst University. Crosby offers workshops on ADHD for professionals, and has a private practice where he works with adults diagnosed with ADHD.
Greg Crosby’s new book, Transforming ADHD, was just published by New Harbinger (January 2017). Crosby’s research, based on 20+ years working in this field, introduces an integrative way to help people who have Adult ADHD.
What others say about Transforming ADHD
“Transforming ADHD is a clearly written and easy-to-use guide for overcoming ADHD and literally rewiring your attention! If this sounds complicated, it’s not—because authors Crosby and Lippert weave together engaging, real-life stories, research, brain science, and relationship patterns to re-envision ADHD. Best of all, they offer a set of practical, daily skills and mindful awareness tools for overcoming procrastination and increasing your effectiveness. Whether you’re an adult diagnosed with ADHD, or a mental health clinician working in the ADHD field, Transforming ADHD is an essential key to unlocking the ADHD puzzle. A must-have book!”
—Donald Altman, MA, LPC, author of the best-selling The Mindfulness Toolbox, Clearing Emotional Clutter, and One-Minute Mindfulness
Dr. Tara McGarry
Dr. Tara McGarry is a licensed clinical health psychologist. She received her doctorate from Antioch University Seattle in 2016. She also has her masters in art therapy counseling, which she received from Marylhurst University in 2010. Her clinical orientation is from a person/patient-centered perspective and biopsychosocial approach.
Dr. McGarry specializes in behavioral health, working with physicians and medical staff to assist patients with health and mental health concerns. She has worked with a wide variety of populations in various settings including; VA hospitals, community mental health organizations, memory care units, therapeutic day schools, independent living, inpatient psychiatric hospitals, residential facilities, methadone clinics, pain clinics, pediatric primary care, family medicine, and oncology units in hospitals.
In addition to her continued work with patients in the medical field, Dr. McGarry is the interim director of Marylhurst University’s mental health counseling graduate program. She also leads Marylhurst’s undergraduate psychology department.