Great site for critical thinking skills

If your child has difficulty with remembering information, processing information quickly and/or following directions, www.lumosity.com is a wonderful website.  There are fun games for your child to play to help improve brain function.  The best part is that it is tailored to your child’s specific needs.  Both of my children participate in the games on…

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The Power of a Positive Parent

Actions speak louder that words!!!  If you are having difficulties with disciplining your child or feel like you are correcting him over and over again, you have to read the book “New Kid by Friday”  by Dr. Kevin Leman.  Leman gives helpful hints on how to address any behavior that…

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When to seek help for stuttering

  I am often asked by parents if they should seek therapy for their child’s stuttering.  My answer is usually this, “It depends.”  If your child is younger than 5, if  he/she is getting stuck on syllables for example “mo-mo-mom” or “ca-ca-ca-ca-cat” (consonant and vowel are in the repeated sound)…

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