Life After COVID:
Putting Mental Health First in the New Normal
Are you feeling anxious or conflicted about the transition back to “normal” after over a year of pandemic living? For many of us, the way things used to be may not feel right anymore.
We’ve brought together a panel of experts to discuss the challenges and opportunities during this transition. The pandemic was out of your control. But now you have choices.
What do you want YOUR new normal to be?
Meet our Expert Panelists
Dr. Carrie King
Dr. Carrie R. King is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist in Culver City, California. She provides individual and family psychotherapy to children, adolescents, and adults; and conducts neuropsychological evaluations. Areas of expertise include: ADHD, anxiety, ASD, learning, and parenting. She maintains a position on the advisory board of zooga yoga for kids and trains its employees to better understand student mental health and classroom management. Additionally, she provides mentorship and supervision to students in her private practice.
Dr. Stephanie Mihalas
Dr. Stephanie Mihalas is a licensed and board certified Psychologist, and a Nationally Certified School Psychologist. She maintains a position as an Assistant Clinical Faculty member at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA. Mihalas founded The Center for Well Being in Los Angeles, California, where she provides individual and family therapy to children, adolescents, and adults. Areas of clinical speciality include: chronic and rare diseases, failure to launch, intergenerational trauma as it relates to parenting, anxiety disorders and the subsequent manifestations at school and in the family system, and bullying (school, family, workplace). She works in the advocacy space around disability and disease. Additionally, she provides mentorship and supervision to students and fellows and has won citations and awards reflecting her commitment to training and development.
Dr. Karen Wilson
Dr. Karen Wilson is a Clinical Neuropsychologist, Director of West LA Neuropsychology, and an Assistant Clinical Professor (Voluntary) in the Medical Psychology Assessment Center at the Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Behavior at UCLA. She is the Founder of ChildNEXUS.com, a digital platform that connects parents who have children or adolescents struggling with neurodevelopmental or social-emotional issues with professionals who provide services, and she is the host of the Diverse Thinking · Different Learning podcast.