Forty Carrots Family Center has announced its 19th annual free educational community speaker event, presented in partnership with the Community Foundation of Sarasota County. The virtual presentation will feature psychotherapist and New York Times bestselling author Tina Payne Bryson, Ph.D, at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 22. The event is free and advance registration is required. Bryson will present insights from the book The Power of Showing Up: How Parental Presence Shapes Who Our Kids Become and How Their Brains Get Wired, which she co-authored with Dr. Daniel J. Siegel, psychiatrist and best-selling author. She will share how parents and role models can manage their skills with kids in a digital world; learn to navigate in uncertain times; and discover four simple strategies for long term success. Attendees will receive a complimentary e-book while supplies last. Certificates of attendance and CEUs also will be available. For more information, click here.