Family Action Network events are always free and open to the public.

FAN is 40! Welcome to our 2022-2023 season.

We will continue hosting Zoom virtual events and adding in some In-Person events to this season’s calendar.

Note that  REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED for Zoom webinars.

 

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IN-PERSON EVENT

EVENT #1: Good Inside: A Guide to Becoming the Parent You Want to Be

Becky Kennedy, Ph.D.

Clinical psychologist and author of "Good Inside"

Heidi Stevens

Director of External Affairs for the University of Chicago’s TMW Center for Early Learning + Public Health

Oct 6 2022 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Francis W. Parker School, Heller Auditorium

Note: Event start time is Central Time (CT).

CLICK HERE TO SUBMIT A QUESTION FOR DR. BECKY!

IN-PERSON EVENT

EVENT #2: Good Inside: A Guide to Becoming the Parent You Want to Be

Becky Kennedy, Ph.D.

Clinical psychologist and author of "Good Inside"

Heidi Stevens

Director of External Affairs for the University of Chicago’s TMW Center for Early Learning + Public Health

Oct 7 2022 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

New Trier High School, Winnetka Campus, Gaffney Auditorium

Note: Event start time is Central Time (CT).

CLICK HERE TO SUBMIT A QUESTION FOR DR. BECKY!

ZOOM EVENT

The Viral Underclass: The Human Toll When Inequality and Disease Collide

Steven W. Thrasher, Ph.D.

Daniel H. Renberg chair at Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism

Alida Bouris, Ph.D., MSW

Associate Professor in the University of Chicago Crown Family School of Social Work, Policy, and Practice

Oct 10 2022 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Note: Event start time is Central Time (CT).

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ZOOM EVENT

Girls on the Brink: Helping Our Daughters Thrive in the Era of Increased Anxiety, Depression, and Social Media

Donna Jackson Nakazawa

Award-winning writer and author

Michelle Icard

Speaker, educator, and author

Oct 13 2022 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Note: Event start time is Central Time (CT).

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Past Events

ZOOM EVENT
Lisa L. Lewis, MS Melinda Wenner Moyer

Award-winning science journalist and author who writes the weekly Well newsletter for The New York Times

Sep 29 2022

The Sleep-Deprived Teen: Why Our Teenagers Are So Tired, and How Parents and Schools Can Help Them Thrive