Category Archives: ADHD

Announcement: HBO’s ‘The Big Picture: Rethinking Dyslexia’

I’m still on an HBO Documentary stint, so forgive me. October was Dyslexia Awareness Month and I wanted to pass this info along here. HBO premiered a documentary entitled ‘The Big Picture: Rethinking Dyslexia” on Monday and it will be … Continue reading

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National Children’s Mental Health Awareness Day

In the United States, today marks¬†National Children’s Mental Health Awareness Day. Several organizations are observing this day, including the American Psychological Association, the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), and the American Academy of Pediatrics. They are all … Continue reading

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Is it Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)?

Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)-formerly known as ADD- has become a buzzword within recent years. It affects up to 5% of all children and can result in disruptions at home and in the classroom. But what is it? And could your … Continue reading

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