anxiety Articles
Survey of 2e Adults, Parenting, Test Accommodations, Steve Jobs, and More
Thursday, March 2nd, 2017 by 76Trombones
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RESEARCH PARTICIPATION OPPORTUNITY. A psychology student working on his senior thesis at Dominican University in California is seeking twice-exceptional adults to respond to a survey about their experiences. Find out more. SMART KIDS WITH LEARNING DISABILITIES examines common tes... Read more
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
2e in Asia, Talking about Anxiety, ASD, and More
Monday, February 13th, 2017 by 76Trombones
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2e IN ASIA... and coming "home" for support. An American mom who has lived abroad extensively writes about how Singapore schools could notwould not support her twice-exceptional child, and the support the family received once they moved back to the U.S. Read more. IDEA ... 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
Patricia Polacco, Mental Health, Screen Time, and More
Monday, January 9th, 2017 by 76Trombones
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AUTHOR PATRICIA POLACCO has written books that have been featured in the column "Bob Seney On Books" in 2e Newsletter, notably Thank You, Mr. Falker and Bully. Polacco, who has dyslexia and didn't learn to read until age 14, was profiled last week in the Pittsburg Post-... Read more
FAPE, OCR, ADHD in Girls, ASD and GI Issues, and More
Thursday, January 5th, 2017 by 76Trombones
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WRIGHTSLAW reports that the Endrew F case, over the difference between "some" and "meaningful" educational benefits, is to be heard by the Supreme Court on January 11. Endrew's parents pulled him from public school, placed him in a private school, and requeste... 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
Don't Cross the Mom of a 2e Kiddo, Plus Items on Anxiety, ASD, and More
Tuesday, December 20th, 2016 by 76Trombones
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DON'T CROSS THE PARENT of a 2e kiddo. A school in Oklahoma might have done that by refusing to acknowledge that a mon's gifted son also had ADHD and should have accommodations. She told the school she was filing a civil rights complaint. They fired her from her substitute teacher... Read more
Depression, OCD, a Ted Talk, and More
Monday, November 28th, 2016 by 76Trombones
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STARTING ON A HAPPY NOTE, we have three items on depression, a frequent bug-a-boo to 2e kiddosMental disorders and physical diseases frequently go hand in hand. For the first time, psychologists have identified temporal patterns in young people arthritis and diseases of the diges... 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
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