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How I learned to understand and support my introverted child - Washington Post

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How I learned to understand and support my introverted child
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I have learned to read their body language to know if I am invading their space — to take a step back from what I need and respect what they need. [Your introverted child ... This choice of space and quiet time needs to be respected by parents and ...

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Kids & Families First: Honoring the Needs of Your Spirited Child - Freepress Online

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Kids & Families First: Honoring the Needs of Your Spirited Child
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Eben's like many misunderstood children. He's temperamentally challenging, requiring special understanding to manage and support his more “spirited” behavior (behavior being your clue to what's at the emotional root). His activity level is higher than ...

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Moms and Dads: Let's Turn All Those Can'ts into Can-Dos - ADDitude

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Moms and Dads: Let's Turn All Those Can'ts into Can-Dos
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Kids with ADHD deserve the same childhood experiences and opportunities as any other kid. It may take accommodations or special circumstances, but you must not limit them based on your assumptions of what ADHD prevents them from succeeding in.

ADHD Parents' Medication Guide: What You Need to Know - ADDitude - ADDitude

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ADHD Parents' Medication Guide: What You Need to Know - ADDitude
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Everything you need to know to help your child find the right ADHD medication — by learning how medications work, monitoring their effectiveness, and knowing ...
Rate of drug use for kids with ADHD varies wildly from state to state ...9news.com.au
ADHD prescription rates under spotlightNEWS.com.au
ADHD drugs in Melbourne: Large postcode difference in prescribing ...Herald Sun

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New partnership with Khan Academy designed to expand 'personalized learning' in the classroom - EdSource

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New partnership with Khan Academy designed to expand 'personalized learning' in the classroom
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In establishing relationships with several county offices of education in Southern California, the Khan Academy is hoping to expand its already large footprint in the world of personalized learning to make its online resources a more formal part of the ...

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Powered up parenting: protecting kids in a tech world - WRDW-TV

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Powered up parenting: protecting kids in a tech world
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He says the most important step a parent can take is to talk to their children. "We keep the lines of communication open I try to let them know it's not that I don't trust them it's other people that we don't know that are not good," Wood said. She ...

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Here's how long children should sleep every day

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Here's how long children should sleep every day
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Every parent knows that children need sufficient sleep to stay healthy and do well in school. But exactly how many hours ... “These recommendations [are] kind of a first step to help people to understand that they need to prioritize sleep.” The ...

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The many walls of silence around autism - The Boston Globe

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The many walls of silence around autism
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Autism is a spectrum disorder. My son, my family, and I live somewhere in the lower quarter of that spectrum, blissfully apart from the devastation of self-injurious behaviors but firmly entrenched in a nonverbal world where pictures are used solely to ...

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Don't hand your kid an iPhone without these controls - WLTX.com

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Don't hand your kid an iPhone without these controls
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Simply go to esrb.org, then click or tap About ESRB> Parent Resources>Setting Controls. You will see names and pictures of today's popular consoles, and can select the one in your home, and follow the simple step-by-step instructions to adding parental ...

The Innovating, Creative Superpowers of ADHD - AlterNet

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The Innovating, Creative Superpowers of ADHD
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ADHD hasn't held back self-employed creative Pauline Campos, either. An artist with an Etsy storefront and freelance writer from Michigan, Campos often proclaims that ADHD is her superpower. Being easily distracted is her running punchline, she ...
Michael Phelps opens up about his ADHD diagnosisAtlanta Journal Constitution

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