Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Recognizing Learning and Emotional Difficulties in Schools

Stephanie Haft
Socio-Emotional Projects Director and Laboratory Manager
UCSF Lab for Educational Neuroscience
UCSF Weill Institute for Neurosciences

Robert L. Hendren, DO
Professor of Psychiatry
UCSF Weill Institute for Neurosciences


Learning objectives:
At the end of this presentation, attendees will be:

  • Familiar with current research on learning difficulties and the role of school context
  • Aware of the socio-emotional challenges and existing comorbidities surrounding those with learning difficulties
  • Able to identiy the role of the child mental health professional in identifying and treating these conditions


Remote live streaming locations:

  • UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital Oakland: OPC Boardroom
  • Zuckerberg San Francisco General: Bldg. 5, Room 7M30


UCSF Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Grand Rounds presentations are for educational purposes and are intended only for an audience of medical professionals.

Continuing Medical Education (CME) credits will be available for licensed physicians participating in this activity. To qualify for CME credit for this event, participants must (1) attend in-person or at one of the approved live streaming locations listed above; and (2) sign in at their location.

Wednesday, January 17 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm

LP-190 Auditorium
401 Parnassus Ave., San Francisco, CA 94143