Autism Awareness Month

Autism Awareness Month

Autism is a neuro-developmental disorder characterized by impairments in social communication and the manifestation of restricted interests and repetitive behaviors ...
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Executive Functions

Executive Functions

Executive functions are a collection of cognitive processes that encompass various mental abilities crucial for partaking in goal-directed behavior ...
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Writing & Executive Functions

Writing & Executive Functions

Research suggests that impairments in executive function may be tied to challenges grasping core writing skills. Executive functions help us to ...
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ADHD and Video Gaming

ADHD and Video Gaming

A 2009 study found that 8% of American children will have pathological gaming - considered to be gaming more than 24 hours a week, or twice the norm ...
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How to Navigate the Holiday Season

How to Navigate the Holiday Season

The holiday season is a busy and overwhelming season for everyone. Here are some tips on making it easier for yourself or the neurodivergent individuals in your life ...
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How Does Lack of Sleep Affect Executive Function Skills?

How Does Lack of Sleep Affect Executive Function Skills?

Studies have found a direct link between children's sleep health and their diets. The main way that a child's physical health is affected by lack of sleep is insomnia ...
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ADHD & Work Accommodations

ADHD & Work Accommodations

If you are a qualified employee and choose to disclose your ADHD to your employer, you will be protected under the ADA. However, negative ...
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Are Our Expectations Unrealistic?

Are Our Expectations Unrealistic?

I've had a theory for a while about kids and planning systems. I really feel that often when I am working with a student and trying to get them to ...
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Facts About Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)

Facts About Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)

Today, ASD affects about 1 in 68 children. ASD is a spectrum disorder, which means that every child with ASD has different skills, challenges, and needs. ASD is about 4 ...
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Introducing Our New Assistant, Miranda Oprisan

Introducing Our New Assistant, Miranda Oprisan

We would like to extend a warm welcome to our new Administrative Assistant Miranda. Welcome to the team! From Miranda: "Professionally, my goal has always been to "help small businesses ...
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