Conference 2021 Presenters - Edward R. Amend, Psy.D.

Edward R. Amend, Psy.D., a clinical psychologist at The Amend Group in Lexington, KY, is licensed to practice in Kentucky and Ohio. Dr. Amendfocuses on the social, emotional, and educational needs of gifted youth, adults, and their families.  He co-authored two award-winning books: A Parent’s Guide to Gifted Children and Misdiagnosis and Dual Diagnoses of Gifted Children and Adults (second edition), and has authored many articles, book chapters, and columns about gifted children.  He presents locally and nationally on topics related to the needs of gifted children, and he is actively involved with NAGC’s Parent Editorial Content and Advisory Board, SENG’s Professional Advisory Committee, THE G WORD film’s Advisory Board, and the Kentucky Association for Gifted Education. 


Tuesday, February 23

  • Social and Emotional Support for Ourselves and our Gifted Students, 1:00-3:15 pm