Grief is never easy, no matter your age. Whether it’s the death of a loved one, a divorce in the family, a pet’s passing, or other significant losses, children often cope differently than the adults in their lives. Moreover, knowing (more…)
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When your child has a learning disability, it can take you some time to cope and adjust to it yourself. Once you have, how can you talk to others about it, so they understand?
There can be things that hold (more…)
Ready Post: Adjusting to a New School Year Can Be Difficult for a Child with Autism – 5 Tips for Parents
Getting ready for a new school year can have its challenges for any child. But if your child has autism, those challenges can be more unique and the experience more difficult.
For children on the autism spectrum, it’s usually the (more…)
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is a real problem for many children throughout the country. That said, we’re also often quick to diagnose it (or even make assumptions) without considering other possible factors.
If your child seems “wild” or hyperactive, (more…)
If you’re the parent of more than one child, you’re probably used to dealing with sibling rivalry. But sometimes, it can be difficult to understand how to discipline your children and teach them to cooperate without being too hard on (more…)
According to a 2016 national parent survey, there are over 6 million children with an ADHD diagnosis within the United States.
But even though the disorder is such a common one, it’s still easy to feel like you’re struggling as (more…)
Every child has their own individual set of needs. As a parent, you’re probably already well in tune with what those needs are.
But there might be things you’re missing depending on certain exceptions. Specifically, if your child is gifted, (more…)