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 […]

Child Executive Functioning Skills

Child Executive Functioning Skills

“Is your homework in your backpack?” “Did you remember your backpack?” “Did you forget your lunch again?” As your child runs off to the bus stop, you think, “Oh, I hope he remembered to brush his teeth and grab a bite to eat before he went off to school.” Perhaps you’ve chalked up your child’s […]