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Dr. Lata McGinn explains how overscheduling children can create burnout during her presentation to parents at Scarsdale Middle School Jan. 10.

In “America the Busy,” students are juggling more activities and obligations than ever before, but at what cost?

In a presentation Jan. 10 at Scarsdale Middle School, sponsored by the Scarsdale Parent Teacher Council and CHILD, Dr. Lata McGinn addressed the negative impact of overscheduling on children. As a clinical psychologist and co-founder of Cognitive and Behavioral Consultants (CBC), McGinn specializes in cognitive-behavioral treatment of anxiety, depression and related disorders.

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