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If you think your 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.
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
¿Problemas con el diagnóstico o el tratamiento?
¿Cómo saber si es hora de buscar una segunda opinión u otras opciones de tratamiento?
What Parents Should Know About Having Kids on Multiple Medications
A guide to talking to your clinician about multiple medications, and warning signs that you should be concerned about the quality of care your child is getting.- Caroline Miller
I have custody of two children, recently in foster care, who engage in sexual behavior. What can I do?
This can be normal for this developmental stage, and also controlled with behavioral methods like redirection. But abuse is also a possibility.- Janine Domingues, PhD
Sensory Processing FAQ
What it is, how it's treated, and why it's controversial.