Redwood City Speaker Series

This is one event in a multiyear speaker series that is part of a continuing relationship between Redwood City, California, and Stanford GSB Executive Education.

When to Worry: Typical Teen Behavior vs. Signs of Mental Distress

How can you tell the difference between typical teen behavior and when you might need to seek professional help? Come hear from three experts on what tools both schools and families need to raise healthy and motivated adolescents. We will offer strategies to help address the underlying causes of distress and promote emotional and physical health.

Speaker Denise Pope, Neville H. Golden, Shashank Joshi
Date November 15, 2018
Time 7:30 – 9:00pm

Doors open at 7:00pm and seating is on a first-come, first-served basis.
Cost Free and open to the community.
Location Fox Theater
2209 Broadway St.
Redwood City, CA 94063

About the Speakers

Denise Pope, PhD, is a senior lecturer at the Stanford University Graduate School of Education and cofounder of Challenge Success. Dr. Pope lectures nationally on parenting techniques and pedagogical strategies to increase student health, engagement with learning, and integrity.

Neville H. Golden, MD, is chief of adolescent medicine and the Marron and Mary Elizabeth Kendrick Professor in Pediatrics at Stanford University School of Medicine. He has been treating adolescents with eating disorders for over 30 years and has studied the medical complications of eating disorders in children and adolescents.

Dr. Shashank Joshi is associate professor of psychiatry, pediatrics, and education, and director of school mental health at Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital. His work focuses on cultural aspects of mental health, doctor-parent-teacher collaboration in medical care, and suicide prevention in school settings.

Previous Speakers

May 2018 Paul Phillips, Stanford Philharmonia Orchestra: The Brilliance of Bach
Feb 2018 Joel Peterson, The 10 Laws of Trust
Nov 2017 Andy Papathanassiou, Director of Human Performance at Hendrick Motorsports
Feb 2017 Jeffrey Pfeffer, Thomas D. Dee II Professor of Organizational Behavior, Stanford GSB
Sep 2016 Julie Lythcott-Haims
Oct 2015 Margaret Neale, Adams Distinguished Professor of Management, Stanford GSB
Mar 2015 David Kelley, founder of IDEO and the Stanford
Oct 2014
  • JB Straubel, co-founder and CTO, Tesla Motors
  • James Tynan, community and partnerships lead, Khan Academy
  • Tara VanDerveer, director of women’s basketball, Stanford University