Kids with ADHD: Finding the Leader Within

As parents of children with ADHD we know our kids have the potential to become future leaders, but that birthright has been diminished by a dominant culture that sees only their “disorder.” These natural born-leaders deserve to have their potential… Read the rest

Technology: Teach Kids Critical Thinking

By Nadja Streiter, LSMW Not a day goes by that we don’t see a news story about the ills of technology and its negative effects on our youth. As a result many have come to understand the addictive nature of… Read the rest

Be A Friend

A fundamental difference between many children with learning disabilities and other kids is that they often have social issues, which can be more debilitating than their learning problems. If that’s the case with your child, it’s time to toss out… Read the rest

Breaking the Frustration Cycle

Parenting children with LD and ADHD is challenging. Complex academic, social, emotional, and behavioral issues can tax a family’s ability to grapple with adversity, identify appropriate strategies and accommodations, and coordinate appropriate professional support—to say nothing of getting through the… Read the rest