Preschool Assessment for Autism

Most children affected by autism spectrum disorder (ASD) are not diagnosed or treated until preschool or early school age, though the first symptoms appear...

Emotional Disturbance and How To Identify It

Eli Bower, a pioneer in the field of early childhood education of emotionally handicapped children, wrote, “I often thought about students…they did not...

Psychological effects of heart conditions on children

While heart attacks and strokes are possible in children, they mostly occur in adults. Instead, the majority of heart conditions that affect children are...

Occupational Therapy Programs for ADD/ADHD & Dyslexia

Children diagnosed with ADD, ADHD or dyslexia commonly have learning disorders or problems achieving their best. Youngsters having attention deficit disorders often have difficulty...

How to Score the Connors Test for ADHD

Is your child having trouble focusing? Is he impulsive? Are you attending parent conferences at school regarding your child’s inappropriate behavior? Is your child...

Effective Interventions for Children and Adolescents with Asperger Syndrome

Asperger syndrome is a Pervasive Developmental Disorder manifested by neurogenetic abnormalities.  Pervasive Developmental Disorders are characterized by impairments in social reciprocity, communication, activities, and...

ADHD Symptoms in a Baby

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is usually diagnosed when a child reaches school age. Although doctors are reluctant to give a child an ADHD...

Behavior Management Techniques for ADHD Kids

If your child has Attention Deficit with Hyperactivity Disorder, you are well aware of the obstacles he faces every day. Kids with ADHD long...

Biological & Psychological Effects After A Death Of A Spouse

Whether the event occurs from an unexpected accident or a prolonged illness, the death of a spouse is a personal shock that affects the...

Where to get emotional support for heart conditions

Suffering from anything that could potentially take your life is a distressing event. Unlike some disastrous illnesses that strike at will but can possibly...

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