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How I Tweaked Family Dinner to Make Room for My Daughter’s Processing Issues

Until recently, our family rarely ate dinner together. Our kids are 9 and 14, and as they’ve gotten...

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With New “Captain Underpants” Book, It’s My Daughter’s Turn to Enjoy Reading

“I was so happy…until school started.” That’s how Dav Pilkey, author of the very famous Captain Unde...

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I’m Taking a Summer Break From Learning and Attention Issues

No more homework! No more books! School is finally out, and my kids are looking forward to their wel...

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Thank You, Pixar: Why “Inside Out” Is Great for Kids With Attention Issues

Both of my kids have attention issues. We talk a lot about emotions and needing to control them. I’v...

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Why I’m Open About My Daughter’s Dyslexia

There are many supports and accommodations for kids with learning and attention issues. But I know a...

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