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13 Maneras de Aumentar la Autoestima de su Hija
Cómo ayudar a las chicas a basar su confianza en lo que pueden hacer, no en cómo se ven.
Consejos para Padres con Hijos que Padecen de Ansiedad
Cómo respetar los sentimientos sin aumentar los temores
Antipsychotics, Weight Gain, and Kids' Health
Christoph Correll, MD, on balancing the benefits with strategies to address side effects. The takeaway: encourage healthy living, and always begin with the intervention that poses the smallest risk.
I think my college-age child is depressed but she says she's fine. What do you recommend?
Offer your support, but be patient if she isn't ready to ask for help right away. Getting treatment needs to be her decision.- Jill Emanuele, PhD
Cómo Entender las Leyes sobre Educación Especial
Los niños que tienen problemas psiquiátricos tienen derecho a la ayuda que necesiten para tener éxito.
Cuándo Debería Preocuparle la Ansiedad de su Hijo
Si pensamientos y temores incontrolables dominan la vida de su hijo—y la de su familia—es hora de buscar ayuda.
Signs of Sexual Abuse in Children and Adolescents
Educator and advocate Lauren Book describes key physical and behavioral clues to abuse. This is incredibly important as children are often ashamed and find it difficult to open up.
Language & Communication: Speech-Language Perspectives
In this workshop, Rachel Cortese, MS, CCC-SLP, MSEd, shares what we know about the connection between speech, language, and selective mutism.
Helping Girls With ADHD Make Friends
Struggles with friendship can be particularly difficult for girls with ADHD. Read on for tips and strategies to boost social skills for younger girls and older ones, too.
Is it common for kids with ADHD to have great behavior at school and difficult behavior at home?
Structured schools are great at helping keep kids with ADHD organized and focused, but when that structure isn't available at home, disruptive behavior can be a consequence.- Vasco Lopes, PsyD