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Our Upcoming Events

Drinking, Drugs and Teens…What Everyone Needs to Know

Traci Wojciechowski of Caron Treatment Centers returns with an update on drinking and drug trends for parents. Adults will also be able to experience “Hidden in Plain Sight,” a mock teen bedroom that shows parents many of the creative ways teens hide drug paraphernalia. Hosted by the DHS/DMS PTO. No tickets or registration needed for this event. [Read more...]

6:00 pm
Presentation Hall
An Inside Peek Into College Admissions – 2nd EVENT ADDED
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DUE TO OVERWHELMING POPULARITY WE ARE HAPPY TO OFFER ANOTHER SESSION! So, if you missed it the first time and you’re new to the college admissions scene, or want some help getting the best match for your college bound student, join us for a unique behind-the-scenes workshop that demystifies the college admissions process. The Parent [Read more...]

Duxbury High School Library
Drinking, Drugs and Teens: What Everyone Needs to Know

On March 9 at 7pm in the PAC, a panel of speakers will offer parents and students different perspectives on teen drinking and drug use.  Dr. Kevin Hill, a neuroscience researcher at McLean Hospital and Harvard Medical School, will illustrate the effects of today’s potent and unpredictable substances on the developing teen brain.  Marianne Angelillo, [Read more...]

Duxbury PAC
Executive Functioning with Sarah Ward

Please join us on April 7th as we welcome Sarah Ward, M.S., CCC/SLP and Co-Director of Cognitive Connections in Concord, MA.  Sarah has over 15 years experience in diagnostic evaluations, treatment and 
case management of children and adolescents with a wide range of developmental and 
acquired brain based learning difficulties and behavioral problems not limited to [Read more...]


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Our Latest News

Top Ten Takeaways from Anxiety and Depression in the Classroom

Author and Psychologist Nadja Reilly spoke Wednesday, December 2, 2015 to discuss anxiety and depression in our children. Geared toward [Read more...]

Top Ten Takeaways from Building Resilience in Children and Teens

We were thrilled to have Dr. Kenneth Ginsburg present so passionately to parents and educators in Duxbury on Monday October [Read more...]

Top Ten Takeaways from The Gift of Failure

Author and columnist Jessica Lahey came to Duxbury for an enlightening talk about parenting for the long-haul.   She shared [Read more...]

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Nearby Events

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Winter Fun!


Looking for some local winter fun?  Click here for some inspiration and ideas… [Read more...]

Project CARY at Harvard Lab for Youth Mental Health


Do you have a child in grades 6-8 that would participate in a paid study at Harvard University [Read more...]

Looking for SAT Prep Help?


In March 2016, the SAT format will be changing, and students can now be prepared. Khan Academy offers [Read more...]

Our Previous Events

Here are some of the events we recently hosted, in case you missed them. Click on the green square button under each event for our Our Top Ten Takeaway's.

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Dr. Kenneth Ginsburg – Building Resilience in Children and Teens
October 26th, 2015

We were thrilled to have Dr. Kenneth Ginsburg present so passionately to parents and educators in Duxbury on [Read more...]

Jessica Lahey’s – The Gift of Failure
September 29th, 2015

Parenting With the Big Picture in Mind Author and columnist Jessica Lahey came to Duxbury for an enlightening [Read more...]

Survival Guide to Parenting Teens with Joani Geltman
May 6th, 2015

Author and parenting expert, Joani Geltman shared some helpful tips and strategies for a maintaining a strong relationship [Read more...]