How to Find an ADHD College Coach

I’m thrilled to be answering this question! I work all day long with students and see first-hand the benefits of an ADHD coach in helping students feel more empowered and in control. The right coach can teach a student the… Read the rest

Standardized Tests in the Coming Year

By Deena Maerowitz, J.D., M.S.W Pandemic conditions have brought a tumultuous year to the arena of standardized testing for college applications. A record number of U.S. colleges and universities became test-optional—requiring neither SAT nor ACT scores—for the recent admission season,… Read the rest

Changes Are Coming to the SAT

The College Board, which administers the SAT college entrance exam, is making changes as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. According to a recent College Board statement, the organization claims that “the pandemic accelerated a process already underway to simplify… Read the rest

Tips for Post-High School Planning

Although students apply for college in their senior year, preparation for college begins several years earlier. To guarantee the best outcome for a student with LD or ADHD, parents, students, and support personnel must mount a coordinated effort that begins… Read the rest

College Interview: Woulda, Coulda, Shoulda

If your college search includes interviewing with likely choices virtually or in person, consider this a cautionary tale from a college student with LD who wishes to remain anonymous. My doctor tells a funny story about her medical training. When… Read the rest