Empowering Parents Speaker Panel
VSSA's Parent Education is honored to host a speaker panel featuring Viewpoint alum clinical psychologist Dr. Jessica Lessing O'Leary (03) and Sabrina Schoneberg LCSW ('09). Join us in a conversation about how to prepare our TK-12 students for independence during and beyond Viewpoint.
Time & Location
Mar 01, 2023, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM PST
VSSA's Parent Education is honored to host a speaker panel featuring Viewpoint alum clinical psychologist Dr. Jessica Lessing O'Leary (03) and Sabrina Schoneberg LCSW ('09). Join us in a conversation about how parents can help best prepare their children in their journey to life beyond Viewpoint.
Learn strategies for your child at every stage in their academic life from primary school to upper school.
- Are there life experiences I can help provide my child to ready them for independence and global readiness?
- What are the needs of college students today and how can I best help my children in their transition to independence early on?
- Am I overscheduling my child? Is there a healthy balance that is sustainable for them when they leave Viewpoint?
Dr. Jessica Lessing O’Leary ('03) is a licensed Clinical Psychologist and a proud member of Viewpoint’s class of 2003. She graduated summa cum laude from Tufts University, where she received a bachelor’s degree in Child Development and Sociology. She continued her academic career with a M.A. and Teaching Credential in Elementary Education from Loyola Marymount University, and both a M.A. and Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from Clark University. Jessica completed her Predoctoral Internship and Postdoctoral Fellowship at the UCLA Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior.
Sabrina Schoneberg, LCSW (09') received her BA in Behavioral Biology at Johns Hopkins University and her MSW at the University of Southern California. She likes to combine her background in science with her passion for mental health in order to empower clients to make changes in their lives. Sabrina did her post-graduate training at the University of Southern California Student Counseling and Mental Health Center with a focus on college mental health and multicultural counseling.