Plato wrote, "Courage is knowing what not to fear." I thought of these words as I sat in the multipurpose room packed with parents and educators from our community. My 11-year-old daughter was sitting with a panel of experts facilitating a discussion on ADHD. I could barely hold back the tears as she read a… Continue reading How to Talk about ADHD with Courage (lessons from my little girl)
Tag: ADHD Awareness Month 2017
What is an Accommodation and Why do I Need One?
Eye exams are pretty routine throughout childhood. If you fail an eye exam, you get glasses. Nobody really thinks twice about it. You might suffer a few "four eyes" comments but I think kids with glasses are adorable. Glasses are a tool to improve vision. Now imagine if your child has a learning disability or struggles… Continue reading What is an Accommodation and Why do I Need One?