"Helping Children Make and Keep Friends"
Tue, Apr 9 6:30pm-8:30pm
Nixon Elementary

Dear  Parents,

Dr. Grace Gengoux, PhD, Clinical Associate Professor of Child Psychiatry at Stanford University will be coming to Nixon to talk about "Helping Children Make and Keep Friends." 


This is a free event on Tuesday, April 9th (right after spring break ends!) at 6:30pm in Nixon's theater.


Dinner will be provided! Please RSVP on the sign up sheet to help us with head counts. https://www.uptous.com/uptous.htm?_flowId=directOpportunity-flow&path=D3RByegHfdHwcuTknsSDxZjdWDWMPlYCAYSAs3dGnV4t

  • Please indicate TOTAL number of guests attending (including yourself). 
  • In the COMMENTS box, please add your email address to receive materials from the event (slides, handouts, etc.)

A friendly reminder that this is an adults-only event.


Hope all of you will join us!  



**Grace Gengoux, Ph.D., BCBA-Dis Director of the Autism Intervention Clinic and a Clinical Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Stanford University. Dr. Gengoux is a licensed clinical psychologist with expertise in naturalistic developmental behavioral intervention for children with Autism Spectrum Disorder. She has specialized training in Pivotal Response Treatment (PRT) and has completed multiple clinical trials evaluating the effects of PRT on the social-communication competence of young children with autism. Along with her collaborators at Stanford, Dr. Gengoux has published peer-reviewed journal ar ticles and book chapters on treatments for autism and regularly presents her research at professional conferences and community events. Dr. Gengoux serves as Associate Editor for the Journal of Positive Behavior Interventions and serves on the Board of Directors for Gatepath, the largest non-profit serving individuals wi th developmental disabilities in San Mateo County. Dr. Gengoux received her Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from the University of California Santa Barbara and completed her clinical internship and postdoctoral fellowship at the Yale Child Study Center, before joining the Stanford University School of Medicine clinical faculty in 2010.