Speaking

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  • Dr. Vanessa at LEADING MOMS 2016
  • Dr. Vanessa at Collingwood School
  • Dr. Vanessa at Collingwood School
Dr. Vanessa is a highly sought after and dynamic speaker with years of experience being in front of audiences of parents and professionals. She is known for her ability to deliver key messages about important topics related to parenting, child development, mental health, and school success using humor, story-telling, and a good dose of compassion.

Contact us to book Dr. Vanessa for your event!

Topics

Dr. Vanessa is happy to tailor a workshop to your group’s specific needs. Some of the child development topics she is often asked to present on include:

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  • Discipline
  • Behaviour
  • Anxiety
  • Attachment
  • Anger
  • Mental health in children
  • Why adults need to be in charge
  • Play
  • Resilience
  • Sensitivity
  • Emotional Regulation
  • Divorce
  • Screen time
  • Adoption
  • Sleep

Dr. Vanessa’s 2018 speaking dates

2018.06.11 – Sea to Sky Community Services / Through the Child’s Eyes

Happy Kids and Angry Birds

Date & Time: Monday, June 11, 2018 – from 7:00 to 9:00pm

Location:
Centerpoint Sea to Sky Services | 38024 – 4th Avenue, Squamish, BC, Canada
Registration: Open to public | Online Registration Coming Soon

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2018.05.14 – Sea to Sky Community Services / Through the Child’s Eyes

Large and In Charge

Date & Time: Monday, May 14, 2018 – from 7:00 to 9:00pm

Location:
Centerpoint Sea to Sky Services | 38024 – 4th Avenue, Squamish, BC, Canada
Registration: Open to public | Online Registration Coming Soon

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2018.04.23 – Sea to Sky Community Services / Through the Child’s Eyes

Discipline Without Damage

Date & Time: Monday, April 23, 2018 – from 7:00 to 9:00pm

Location:
Centerpoint Sea to Sky Services | 38024 – 4th Avenue, Squamish, BC, Canada
Registration: Open to public | Online Registration Coming Soon

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2018.04.20 – Bowen Island Early Childhood Development Table

Why Parents Need to Be in Charge

Date & Time: Friday, April 20, 2018 – from 7:00 to 9:00pm

Location:
Bowen Island Library – Commons | 430 Bowen Island Trunk Rd, Bowen Island, BC, Canada
Registration: Open to public | Tickets $10 | For Registration –
Contact: Ann at info@bowenchildrenscentre.ca or phone 604-910-7411

2018.04.14 – Shuswap Children’s Association / When the Worry Monster Attacks

When the Worry Monster Attacks

Date & Time: Saturday, April 14, 2018 – from 9:00am to 3:00pm

Location:
North Okanagan-Shuswap School District No. 83 | 341 Shuswap Street, Salmon Arm, BC, Canada
Registration: Open to public | For Registration –
email ccrr@shuswapchildrens.ca or phone 250-832-4191

Attendees: Click HERE to access slides from Dr. Lapointe’s presentation. (Limited time only) 

2018.04.10 – Langley Child Development Centre / Caregiver Workshop Series – Through the Child’s Eyes with Dr. Vanessa Lapointe

Happy Kids and Angry Birds

Date & Time: Tuesday, April 10, 2018 – from 6:00 to 8:00pm

Location:
Township of langley Civic Facility / Fraser River Presentation Theatre | 20338 65 Avenue, langley, B.C.
Registration: Open to public | Register Online

2018.03.26 – Maggie Dent and Australian Childcare Alliance / Anger and Eruptions with Dr. Vanessa Lapointe (Sydney)

Anger and Eruptions: Understanding Anger and What to do about it

Date & Time: Monday, March 26, 2018 – from 6:00 to 8:00pm

Location:
SMC Conference & Function Centre | 66 Goulburn St., Haymarket, NSW 2000, Australia
Registration: Open to public | Tickets $40 | Register Online

2018.03.19 – Maggie Dent and Australian Childcare Alliance / Anger and Eruptions with Dr. Vanessa Lapointe (Brisbane)

Anger and Eruptions: Understanding Anger and What to do about it

Date & Time: Monday, March 19, 2018 – from 6:00 to 8:00pm

Location:
Clayfield College, Assembly Hall | 23 Gregory St. Clayfield Brisbane, QLD 4011, Australia
Registration: Open to public | Tickets $35 | Register Online

2018.03.12 – Maggie Dent and Australian Childcare Alliance / Anger and Eruptions with Dr. Vanessa Lapointe (Perth)

Anger and Eruptions: Understanding Anger and What to do about it

Date & Time: Monday, March 12, 2018 – from 6:00 to 8:00pm

Location:
Liwara Catholic Primary School | 5 Tuart RD, Perth, Australia
Registration: Open to public | Tickets $35 | Register Online

2018.03.10, 2018.03.17 & 2018.03.24 – Maggie Dent and Australian Childcare Alliance / Raising Childen Who Shine

Discipline Without Damage

Date & Time:
Saturday, March 10, 2018 – Perth | All day
Saturday, March 17, 2018 – Brisbane | All day
Saturday, March 24, 2018 – Sydney | All day
Please check the website for schedule – www.maggiedent.com/raising-children-who-shine/

Location: Various Locations | Perth, Brisbane & Sydney
Please check the website for more details – www.maggiedent.com/raising-children-who-shine/

Registration: Open to public | Register Online

2018.03.01 – Child Care Options Resource & Referral / Parent Education Evening with Dr. Vanessa Lapointe

Anger and Eruptions: Understanding Anger and What to do about it

Date & Time: Thursday, March 1, 2018 – from 6:30 to 8:30pm

Location: Child Care Options Resource & Referral | #100-6846 King George Boulevard, Surrey, B.C.
Registration: Open to public | Phone 604-572-8032 or Register Online (Link will be posted soon)

2018.02.26 – Langley Child Development Centre / Caregiver Workshop Series – Through the Child’s Eyes with Dr. Vanessa Lapointe

Large and In Charge

Date & Time: Monday, February 26, 2018 – from 6:00 to 8:00pm

Location:
Township of langley Civic Facility / Fraser River Presentation Theatre | 20338 65 Avenue, langley, B.C.
Registration: Open to public | Register Online

2018.02.19 – West Point Grey Academy / Parent Education Presentation

Adolescence

Date & Time: Monday, February 19, 2018 – from 7:00 to 9:00pm

Location: West Point Grey Academy | 4125 West 8 Avenue, Vancouver, B.C.
Registration: Closed to public

2018.01.22 – Langley Child Development Centre / Caregiver Workshop Series – Through the Cild’s Eyes with Dr. Vanessa Lapointe

Discipline Without Damage: How to get your kids to behave without messing them up

Date & Time: Monday, January 22, 2018 – from 6:00 to 8:00pm

Location:
Township of langley Civic Facility / Fraser River Presentation Theatre | 20338 65 Avenue, langley, B.C.
Registration: Open to public | Register Online | Registration is now closed

For more information, please Contact Dr. Vanessa at our CONTACT page.