adhd Articles
ADHD, Picky Eaters, Homeschooler's Resource, and More
Wednesday, January 18th, 2017 by 76Trombones
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ADHD NEWS. Medical News Today has published four recent articles on ADHD. A summary of research into the effects of neurofeedback as a treatment for ADHD. It explains what neurofeedback is and lists six studies over the past six years, describing the results of each -- which are ... Read more
2e Conference, Civil Rights, ADHD, Depression, and More
Tuesday, January 3rd, 2017 by 76Trombones
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HAPPY NEW YEAR We hope it's a good one for you and that 2e kiddo you raise, educate, or counsel.Greeting courtesy of Chicago's Garfield Park Conservatory, pennies in a pond.GOING TO "BREAKTHROUGHS" The annual "Breakthroughs in Twice-Exceptional Education" conf... Read more
2e-Friendly School, ADHD Matters, Dyslexia, and More
Tuesday, December 27th, 2016 by 76Trombones
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LONG ISLAND 2e-FRIENDLY SCHOOL OPENING. The Long Island Whole Children's Academy will welcome its first class this January, according to NY Metro Parents. Founded by Ellen Richer, former head for school for Quad Prep in Manhattan, the school will serve students in third through e... Read more
Education, Psychotherapy, Books, The Senses, and More
Thursday, December 22nd, 2016 by 76Trombones
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SINGLE-SESSION TREATMENT Can one session of psychotherapy successfully treat childhood disorders A recent study indicated that such sessions could be effective for treating anxiety and conduct disorders, but not depression substance abuse, or eating disorders. The study was in th... Read more
Lots of Research, A Little Politics
Tuesday, December 13th, 2016 by 76Trombones
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MOSTLY RESEARCH AND STUDIES TODAY...DEPRESSION. Patients with depression can be categorized into four unique subtypes defined by distinct patterns of abnormal connectivity in the brain, according to new research. Find a write-up.What to look for to find depression in kids Watch f... Read more
ADHD, Harry Potter Character, Holidays, and More
Wednesday, November 23rd, 2016 by 76Trombones
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UNDERSTOOD offers a blog posting by a writer and disability activist who explains how a character in the Harry Potter series -- Neville Longbottom -- helped her come to grips with her own learning and attention issues, giving numerous examples from the series. If you have a Harry... Read more
ASD, ADHD, Late Diagnoses, More
Monday, November 21st, 2016 by 76Trombones
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WESTERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY supports students on campus who have ASD with the Kelly Autism Program. A member of that program is featured in the lead of a New York Times article about how colleges are supporting these students, with counselors, peer mentors, and more. Find the art... Read more
NYC 2e Conference, World Conference, Scholarships, and More
Monday, November 14th, 2016 by 76Trombones
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2e CONFERENCE IN NEW YORK. Quad Prep and the organization AEGUS Association for the Education of Gifted Underachieving Students have announced the dates for the third annual conference "Breakthroughs in Twice Exceptional Education." The conference will be held March 15-... Read more
NAGC, Anxiety, ASD, Some Events, and More
Friday, November 11th, 2016 by 76Trombones
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NAGC. We attended NAGC's annual convention, this one at Disney World last week. Watch for coverage of 2e-related sessions in the upcoming NovemberDecember issue of 2e Newsletter. NAGC has introduced a new strategic framework, announced at the convention, centered on Minds, Polici... Read more
Educating Pediatricians, Managing IEPs, and More
Monday, October 31st, 2016 by 76Trombones
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IN THE AAP NEWS. The annual conference of the American Academy of Pediatricians was last week. Psychologist Dan Peters made the AAP News with his presentation on giftedness and how that can be "misdiagnosed" as ADHD, ASD, or a mood disorder. He also addressed the import... Read more
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