Fox Valley Presents….Evening with an Expert

Fox Valley Institute Presents….

An Evening with an Expert:

Caring for your Gifted Child:

Understanding the Unique Emotional Development and Needs of Gifted Children and Adolescents

By: Cindy Baleskie, MA, LCPC


This one-hour presentation will address…

  • The emotional and intellectual development of children
  • Navigating the challenges of socializing while gifted
  • When giftedness mixes with anxiety, depression and ADHD
  • Perfectionism
  • Tips for parents, teachers, and counselors


$25.00 (100% of the proceeds will go to Metropolitan Family Services)


Fox Valley Institute, 640 North River Road, Naperville IL, 60563


Thursday November 13, 2014



Please send an email to or contact 630.718.0717 ext. 0


Cindy Baleskie, MA, LCPC

Cindy enjoys working with’tweens’, adolescents and adults.  She specializes in substance abuse, self-injury, school avoidance, giftedness, cultural issues and military family issues.  She also is fluent in Spanish and provides bilingual individual and family counseling.  Cindy received her Master of Arts in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from George Washington University.  She is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor.