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Friday, April 13th    6:30 – 7:30 pm

The Gardner School of Arts & Sciences                             16413 NE 50th Ave. Vancouver, WA 98686

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Join pediatrician & internist Jill Speaker, M.D., and Licensed Mental Health Counselor Khristina Williams, LMHC, to learn about the physical, cognitive and emotional development of your four to six-year-old child, and how you can best support their growing needs. (Open to the public, free admission, grown-ups only please)

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Dr. Speaker is a pediatrician and internist at Creekside Medical. She received her undergraduate degree from Duke University in North Carolina and her medical degree from Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas. She completed her residency in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics at Baystate Medical Center in Springfield, Massachusetts. Dr. Speaker is board certified in both Internal Medicine and Pediatrics.

Khristina Williams is a licensed Mental Health Counselor in the State of Washington and Oregon. She holds her Master’s Degree in Counseling Psychology from Pacific University and has been working in the mental health field for 15 years. She had the opportunity to work for Morrison Child and Family Services as a therapist and providing therapeutic visitation for families involved with Child Protective Services. She then started working in the schools as a Prevention Intervention Specialist at Woodland Middle and High School. In the schools, she provided individual and group education focusing on substance abuse prevention. In 2012 Khristina Williams started private practice working with children, adolescents and families. Her approach to counseling is Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, focusing on the client’s strengths, and encouraging family involvement.

Learn more about Kindergarten at The Gardner School of Arts & Sciences HERE.


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