Welcome Grade 9 Parents!


TanenbaumCHAT is looking forward to welcoming our Grade 9 Parents

Please join us on Thursday, September 8, 2022 at 6:30 PM — 8:30 PM at 200 Wilmington Avenue  for dinner and to get to know TanenbaumCHAT.

Evening includes:
• An opportunity to meet the leadership of the school
• Learning how to get involved in TanenbaumCHAT
• Keynote speaker Leanne Matlow: Successfully Transitioning Your Child to High School (see bio below)
For more information please contact Gillian Sinclair, Associate Director of Advancement at gsinclair@tanenbaumCHAT.org

The response has been great, and due to capacity limits, registration is now closed. We look forward to meeting you at curriculum night on September 14!

About Leanne Matlow

Leanne is a cognitive behavioural therapy counsellor with a private practice specializing in anxiety for children and adolescents.  She is trained as a teacher and guidance counsellor, with a Masters  from Toronto’s Institute of Child Study, OISE  and certificates in CBT from the Beck Institute in Philadelphia.  Discovering the prevalence of anxiety issues in the classroom setting, and their regular misdiagnosis as academic concerns, Leanne has become a mental health advocate who speaks regularly about anxiety in the classroom to parent and teacher groups.Leanne founded and organizes the annual Mental Health Empowerment Day symposium to increase the understanding of parents and those who work with children and youth regarding mental health issues.  Leanne is the 2019 Inspiration Award Winner for the Women of Action of the Israel Cancer Research Fund and was the Co-Chair of the UJA Campaign for 2021.