adhd Articles
Temple Grandin, FAPE, ASD, Anxiety, Depression, Gifted Ed, More
Thursday, February 16th, 2017 by 76Trombones
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TEMPLE GRANDIN has been named to the National Women's Hall of Fame, according to Disability Scoop. She was chosen for her work as an autism advocate -- and also for her work in animal science. Read more. HOW HYPER IS TOO MUCH Here's the first sentence from an article at Psych Cen... Read more
Highly Gifted People, Highly Sensitive People, and More
Thursday, February 2nd, 2017 by 76Trombones
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PSYCHOLOGY TODAY pointed to and summarized an article called "From Terman to Today A Century of Findings on Intellectual Precocity." Psychology Today says the article "serves as an excellent resource for parents, students, and educators who are interested in the fi... Read more
FAPE, Section 504, ADHD in College, More
Thursday, January 26th, 2017 by 76Trombones
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FAPE & SCOTUS. If you're following the Endrew F case in the Supreme Court, know that The Atlantic has an 1800-word piece on the potential effects of the Court's decision -- effects on kids, on education budgets, and on the states. Find the article. SECTION 504 is the focus of... Read more
ESSA, Parenting, ADHD, Depression, More
Monday, January 23rd, 2017 by 76Trombones
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BORING STUFF FIRST. That would be ESSA, and to us it's potentially boring because it's law and policy and possibly gobbledygook. We have two resources that might tell us how ESSA will affect the 2e community. The first consists of postings at the site of American Institutes for R... Read more
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
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