IQ Tests for Teens

IQ Tests for Teens

In simple terms, IQ testing is the measure of intelligence. Alfred Binet, an early clinician, used many previous tests to form the basis for his own standardized tests to identify learning impairments in Parisian children during the 1900’s. Since then, there’s been much debate over what IQ tests should be measuring and if the test […]

How to Be Grateful – Why It’s Important for Kids

How to Be Grateful – Why It’s Important for Kids

Often, a child’s sense of gratefulness quickly disappears after receiving a gift or going on a family excursion. This is something that is true of kids and adults alike. So, what does it mean to teach or show a child how to be grateful? Is this even something that can be taught? Why is this so […]

Psychoeducational Testing at Schools

Psychoeducational Testing at Schools

After carefully reviewing your child’s homework assignments and test grades, you notice that he or she just isn’t grasping some of the concepts in reading, writing or math. There seems to be little or no progress and you’ve been up at night worrying about your child falling behind. This might be a good time to […]

ADHD Treatment Without Medication

ADHD Treatment Without Medication

All children can be hyperactive and impulsive at times, but when it happens over a long period of time and across settings, they may be one in the 10% of school-age children that have Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). ADHD continues throughout the life span. Healthcare providers more commonly diagnose ADHD in boys than girls […]