Dr. Steven E. Tobias and Dia Michels
...Steven E. Tobias, Psy.D. Dr. Tobias is the president of Psychological Enterprises, Inc., and the director of the Center for Child and Family Development, both in Morristown, New Jersey.He
has coauthored several books, including Emotionally Intelligent Parenting.Dr. Tobias's
areas of expertise include the social and emotional development of children, attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder, diagnosis of learning disabilities, and parenting.He conducts training workshops for parents and professionals and serves as a consultant to schools throughout NJ.Dr. Tobias
has spoken at numerous national and international conferences, including the LLLI Conference in Chicago. Dr. Steven E. Tobias's
Saturday evening keynote address, "Emotionally Intelligent Parenting", will focus on some of the key skills we need to teach our children, such as awareness of feelings, empathy, and self-discipline.These are the skills necessary to raise responsible and caring individuals with the ability to form positive social relationships.However, society often makes teaching these skills and the values that go along with them difficult.Strategies for teaching skills and reinforcing values will be introduced.Dr. Tobias
will be the Keynote Speaker for Sunday's Leader Enrichment Day, he
will speak at 1:30 on "Emotionally Intelligent Education" What are the goals of education?