Research shows that mindfulness activities have a positive effect on one’s ability to regulate their emotions and make healthy choices.
“I Recently Heard the Saying ‘Ask and You Shall Receive.’ I don’t Know How True This is But We Are About to Find Out.” A Dream to Help At-Risk Students for Free is Born My dream is to tutor children (in financial hardship) who are struggling with learning reading, writing, or math skills, free of charge. After obtaining my Master’s …
Podcast: School psychologist & licensed behavior specialist shares strategies on how to help a child with behavior problems.
Find out about the Reggio Emelia approach to early childhood education. See if you think it will be a good fit for your child or classroom?
How do you know if your child has a learning disability? This article gives the signs of a learning disability and steps you can take to most effectively support your child (With Interactive Checklist)
Award winning author, school psychologist, and mom of a son on the autism spectrum shares her experience and perceptions.
This article gives several strategies for teaching proper pencil grip to children, with explicit directions on how to implement each one.
This article is a follow up from my first article: Strategies for Parents to Help Their Child with Separation Anxiety. The intro is the same, but as you go further down the article, you will see strategies for schools to use to help children with separation anxiety. What is Separation Anxiety Disorder? According the the American Psychiatric Association, a person with …
Research-based strategies for writing an expository essay with learning disabilities. Improve written expression skills.
Find out more about the SAT – studying tips to get your highest SAT score. Suggestions for high school students.
Learn about this evidence-based strategy teachers can use to help a child with behavior problems in school.
This article describes six evidence-based interventions for the treatment of ADHD in children.
Find out how to prevent children from throwing temper tantrums at school and at home.
This infographic gives parents and teens tips on how to stop cyberbullying.
Roots of Empathy is a research-based program that significantly reduces rates of bullying and improves empathy and peer relationships.
Does Research Say that Weighted Vests & Blankets Help People with Autism, ADHD, and Anxiety. Find out in this article.
Research shows the benefits of crafts on mental health, self-esteem, and cognitive functions, Try any of these arts and crafts ideas to reduce anxiety and depression and improve mood for you and your kids.
Parents and teachers can try these research-based strategies to help a child with written expression such as paragraph and essay writing.
These five evidence-based intervention strategies for students with dyslexia are helpful for any teacher or parent to learn.
Find out what the research says about how music therapy helps children with ADHD.
Get ideas for multisensory and hands-on history lessons, which is an approach supported by research, and particularly helpful for students who struggle with traditional learning methods.