G.E.A.R. Parent Network Presents:

Monday, April 2nd, 6 PM to 8 PM

Windham Performing Arts Center

Windham High School, 406 Gray Road, Windham

Pre-registration online is now closed, but we still have space.

 If you did not pre-register, feel free to walk in to attend the day of the event!  

Questions? Contact G.E.A.R. Parent Network at 1-800-264-9224

About the Conference


Learn how the collaborative & proactive solutions (CPS) approach is improving the way kids with behavioral challenges are being understood and treated in Maine. Participants will learn how to solve problems collaboratively while teaching valuable life skills, share ideas on how to identify communication gaps & brainstorm solutions.


This is a free event open to Parents, Caregivers, Youth & Educators of children with behavioral and mental health needs.

About Dr. Ross W. Greene

Ross W. Greene, Ph.D., is the New York Times bestselling author of the influential books The Explosive Child, Lost at School, Lost and Found, and Raising Human Beings.

Dr. Greene is the originator of the model of care described in those books, now called Collaborative & Proactive Solutions (CPS). Dr. Greene was on the faculty at Harvard Medical School for over 20 years, and is now founding director of the non-profit Lives in the Balance, which provides a vast array of free, web-based resources on the CPS model. He has appeared in a wide range of media, including The Oprah Show, Good Morning America, The Morning Show, National Public Radio, Mother Jones magazine, The Atlantic, The Washington Post, The Chicago Tribune, and the Boston Globe. Dr. Greene lectures and consults widely throughout the world and lives in Portland, Maine.