2019 Margaret Huling Bonz Women of Distinction Speaker

Lynn Lyons, LICSW

Join us on campus the evening of Monday, September 16 for a presentation by our 2019 Margaret Huling Bonz Women of Distinction Speaker, Lynn Lyons, LICSW.

Lynn Lyons is a licensed clinical social worker and psychotherapist in Concord, New Hampshire. She has been in private practice for 28 years specializing in the treatment of anxiety disorders in adults and children.

Lynn travels internationally as a speaker and trainer on the subject of anxiety, its role in families, and the need for a preventative approach at home and in schools. She is a sought after expert, appearing in The New York Times, Time, NPR, Psychology Today, and other media outlets.

With a special interest in breaking the generational cycle of worry in families, Lynn is the coauthor of two books on anxiety: Anxious Kids, Anxious Parents: 7 Ways to Stop the Worry Cycle and Raise Courageous & Independent Children, and the companion book for kids, Playing with Anxiety: Casey’s Guide for Teens and Kids

Learn more about Lynn by visiting www.lynnlyonsnh.com.


Bonz Speaker Lynn Lyons at Walker's

Monday, September 16, 2019
6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.
The Ethel Walker School
230 Bushy Hill Road
Simsbury, CT 06070

This speaker series is made possible by an endowed fund created in 1998 through the contributions of generous donors in recognition of Margaret Huling Bonz for her eleven years of service as Head of School for Walker’s. The speaker is chosen with care and creativity and is intended to expose the School community to a culturally diverse array of distinguished women representing a variety of professions. Past speakers have included Gloria Steinem, Faith Middleton, Olivia Snow, Lee Woodruff, and Janet Hanson.