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Deaths of 3 Autistic Children Call for Better Anti-Wandering Protocols
Recent drowning tragedies have galvanized the autism community, reopening the conversation on how to solve the problem of wandering.- Beth Arky
Talking with Your Toddler
In this lecture, Rachel Cortese, MS Ed, MS, CCC-SLP, discusses your toddler’s language development and provides simple techniques to facilitate communication and improve their conversational skills.
My 15-year-old daughter has been treated for OCD but still has a lot of symptoms. Would in-home sessions help her?
Sometimes kids can't transfer skills they learn in the office to the home setting because symptoms are stronger there, or only occur there.- Jerry Bubrick, PhD
Please Don’t Leave Me
Rachel Busman, PsyD, discusses the dramas that can occur when parents leave toddlers at home, at nursery school, or with other caretakers.
My daughter was abused 6 years ago and now she's having negative sexual thoughts. How can I help her?
Try to find a doctor who knows trauma-focused cognitive behavioral therapy, the gold standard treatment for sexual abuse.- Jamie Howard, PhD
Bipolar Disorder: What Do We Really Know?
In this workshop, Ron Steingard, MD, explores the diagnosis of bipolar disorder in children and helps to clarify how it is different from a diagnosis of ADHD.
When You Say “Yes” and They Say “No”
Join Steven Kurtz, PhD, ABPP, for a lecture about the terrible twos and strategies for dealing with temper tantrums.
Depression in the Classroom: Treatment and Diagnosis
In this lecture, Roy Boorady, MD, provides an in-depth look at clinical depression and other mood disorders in school-aged children and teens.
Animals, Nature Offer Children a Fresh Start
Horses, dogs, sheep—even injured birds of prey—calm and teach kids struggling with social, emotional, and behavioral challenges- Beth Arky
My 8-year-old son with ADHD is anxious. Should we add to or change his medication?
Work with a child psychiatrist to find out if the anxiety is a side effect of his medication or the sign of a co-occurring anxiety disorder.- Steven G. Dickstein, MD