Welcome to the Executive Functioning Group registration page!
This group is ideal for children ages 9-12. It will focus on education about executive functioning, development of each of the executive functions, and strategies for school and home.
These skills are part of higher-level cognitive processes and can be hard to assess. Executive function can cause children to struggle with complex skills during daily activities including:
Strengthening executive functioning skills can be challenging because children need to use many brain pathways for these skills in a variety of environments and situations. This group will reinforce and strengthen these important skills.
Madison is a Resident in Counseling at the Wise Family! If you don’t find her counseling, you can probably find her enjoying time with loved ones and exploring new places in DC. She loves hiking, listening to live music, reading, being on the water and watching sports (Go Bills & Hoos!). Madison is well known amongst her friends and family as sunshine!
Madison grew up in Virginia Beach and attended undergrad at the University of Virginia. She has always loved working with kids and teens but UVA is where she found her passion for therapy and mental health. She then attended William & Mary where she earned her Master’s in Clinical Mental Health Counseling. Since graduating, Madison moved to DC and has had the pleasure of working with youth and young adults in an inpatient behavioral health setting.
She has a love for supporting kids and teens in their personal growth as well as helping them learn new ways to support their emotional and mental well-being. Madison is a strong advocate for self-compassion and emotional expression. She believes mental health is a life-long journey and that it is an incredible honor to be a part of your journey!
Access Madison's full bio HERE.
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