Signs of Dyslexia

Signs of Dyslexia

Dyslexia is a learning disorder that affects an individual’s ability to read, write, spell, and speak. It’s not always easily detected in early elementary school. And if you’re like some parents, it may be confusing if your child performs very well in certain academic areas and significantly struggles in others. To make it more complicating, public […]

Educational Evaluation – When to Start One

Educational Evaluation – When to Start One

Knowing when the right time to receive an education evaluation can be tricky. Your child may be showing early signs of a learning challenge, but you’re waiting to see if it’s just laziness, disorganization, or both. Perhaps your child has struggled with academics since early elementary school, but you aren’t sure where to start to get help. […]

Could My Child Have a Math Disorder?

Could My Child Have a Math Disorder?

Does your child struggle with math homework and have difficulty grasping simple math concepts? Have you seen them use their fingers to keep track of numbers when counting? Can you hear your child talking aloud and reasoning through math problems while still having trouble?  These could be signs of a specific type of learning disorder or math disorder, also known as […]

What Is a Clinical Psychologist?

What Is a Clinical Psychologist?

Are you confused with the sea of alpha that follows the names of various therapists? LPC, MA, LMFT, MSW, LCSW, PsyD, and PhD are many of the abbreviated degree titles that you might find in the world of mental health providers. Many responsibilities and training overlap among these professionals and some have more specified education and/or […]