Smart Kids with LD: Empowering Parents
Kids with dyslexia, ADHD, and other learning disabilities are as intelligent as others, and often have great strengths–but they learn differently. If your child, or a child you know struggles with learning or attention issues, this website is for you. Learn from the experts—professionals and parents just like you—how to get off the sidelines and help your child succeed in school and in life.
2014 Youth Achievement Honorees
Young People to Be Honored on April 25
The 2014 Fred J. Epstein Youth Achievement Award honorees include 7 young people from across the country. Alexandra Sheridan of Marcellus, NY will accept the top award at The Sky's The Limit Gala. Other honorees include Read more
People That Inspire Us
Samantha Turner: Challenge Me!
A college student with LD calls on parents to hold their children with dyslexia and other learning disabilities to high academic standards to counter the pervasive message that these kids cannot achieve at levels equal to or better than their peers. Read more
What Is Central Auditory Processing Disorder?
Central Auditory Processing Disorder (CAPD)—also referred to as Auditory Processing Disorder (APD)—occurs when the central nervous system has problems processing auditory information, especially in unfavorable listening environments. Read more
From Our Newsletter
Stress-Free Summer Options: What's Best for Your Child?
Should your child enroll in a summer academic support program, or indulge in her passion for sports, art or the great outdoors? Dr. Susan Baum discusses answers from the experts. Read more