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Some educators today believe that Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder falls into an executive function category.

A Call From Above

Upon hearing that he did, the owner sent him the atarah – all shiny and new – to be returned to me. I was reunited with my father’s precious gift.

Non-Verbal Learning Disorder: Bridging The Gap Between Speech And Understanding

Because the children suffering from this disorder generally have wonderful verbal skills, the disability can go unrecognized for many years.

Not A Dirty Word

Sacrifice is the backbone of our souls. It indicates self-regulation for a higher purpose.

A Society Of Stress: How To Get Things Done

People definitely had stress one hundred and fifty years ago, but it was a different kind of stress.

Solving The Shidduch Crisis Goes On

A prominent shadchan recently articulated a dilemma she’s facing.

Defense Against The Bully

The real solution to bullying is to empower the bullied child.

Positive Time Out: Discipline Strategies

Time outs increases compliance and positive behavior far more than other forms of discipline

It’s all Small Stuff; So Why Am I So Stressed? (Part II)

Interestingly, sometimes people who have a very high self-awareness may experience intense reactions to circumstances that others might respond to more mildly.

How To Raise A Mentch

The Joys of Yiddish, Leo Rosten defines a mentch as “someone to admire and emulate, someone of noble character.”

Communication Disorders Or What Happened To ‘Just’ Talking?

Certainly today’s communication via e-mail, Facebook, Twitter and the like, including the ubiquitous Whatsapp, has reduced the need to talk with people and communicate at length.

Being A Friendless Teen

My teachers like me and they tell my parents that I am a great girl with good middos.

Twice Exceptional: Smart Kids With Learning Disabilities

In reality, Baruch is one of many children who can be described as twice-exceptional. He is both gifted and struggling with a learning disability.

Why Not Get Together With Friends?

Some yeshivish couples do not believe in going out with other couples, but that does not mean that the women cannot have social lives.

More Than Meltdowns?

Explosive children or those with ODD are easily frustrated, demanding and inflexible.

The Modern Orthodox Educational Experience

In my experience, modern schools tend to be more open-minded toward other flavors of Judaism.

Overhauling Certain Yeshiva Hashkafos

I was called to the principal's office and shown a picture my daughter had drawn.

It’s all Small Stuff; So Why Am I So Stressed? (Part I)

We define stress as the feeling we get when there is too much to do and too little time to do it in.

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