By Erica Patino
Family gatherings can be stressful for kids with learning and attention issues—and for their parents, too. Find out how to troubleshoot common problems together.
Erica Patino is an online writer and editor who specializes in health and wellness content.
Sheldon H. Horowitz, Ed.D., is senior director of learning resources and research at the National Center for Learning Disabilities.
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