Mental Health of Teenagers in the Era of COVID-19
A Virtual Conversation with Psychologist and Best-Selling Author Dr. Lisa Damour
Thursday, June 24, at 7 PM EDT on Zoom
Science Writers in New York invites you to a virtual conversation with Dr. Lisa Damour (@LDamour), psychologist, mom, author of two New York Times bestsellers, host of the @AskLisa Podcast and a contributor to the Well Column at The New York Times and CBS This Morning.
Dr. Damour will talk with SWINY co-chair David Levine (@dlloydlevine) about her work on eating disorders in teenage girls and the effects of the pandemic on the mental health of male and female teenagers.
About Dr. Lisa Damour
Lisa Damour is the author of two New York Times bestselling books, Untangled: Guiding Teenage Girls Through the Seven Transitions into Adulthood and Under Pressure: Confronting the Epidemic of Stress and Anxiety in Girls. She writes the monthly Adolescence column for The New York Times, co-hosts the Ask Lisa podcast, appears as a regular contributor to CBS News, works in collaboration with UNICEF, and serves on the advisory board for Parents Magazine. Dr. Damour also maintains a private practice and consults and speaks internationally.
Dr. Damour is a regular contributor to CBS News and a senior advisor to the Schubert Center for Child Studies at Case Western Reserve University. She also maintains a private psychotherapy practice, consults and speaks internationally and serves as the executive director of Laurel School’s Center for Research on Girls.
Dr. Damour received her B.A. from Yale University and her doctorate from the University of Michigan. A Denver native, Dr. Damour lives in Shaker Heights, Ohio, with her husband and two daughters.
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Thursday, June 24
7 to 8 PM EDT