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Does The Nose Really Know? Readers React

20 Adar II 5774 – March 21, 2014
It is a shame that when one sincerely wishes to help another person, he or she often must avoid telling the truth.

Oppositional Defiant Disorder Or The Stubborn Child

Explosiveness is not confined to a type or a gender. It comes in male and female children, and in all ages, shapes and sizes. Some blow up dozens of times a day, others just a few times a week. Some “lose it” only at home, others only in school, and still others in any conceivable location.

Even As I Walk In The Shadow Of Death… A Day In The Shelter...

They arrive here in a blind rush, at times in the middle of the night, wearing nothing more than pajamas, an attempt to escape years of sadistic abuse.

A Reader Offers Shidduch Advice

13 Adar II 5774 – March 14, 2014
Dear Anonymous: Thank you for your amazing letter. I wish you hatzlachah in your new marriage, and may your letter bring more sensitivity to others regarding this issue.

Getting Organized

The truth is that you never know what’s going on in a house until you live in it.

Emunas Hashem And Camp HASC

6 Adar II 5774 – March 7, 2014
JetBlue flew an empty aircraft from Boston to JFK to assist us. The care and concern of the flight attendants was amazing. They were astounded by our group, so much so that at the end of the flight, the captain related for all to hear that he was truly impressed by the care that the HASC counselors provided for the special-needs campers – all of whom have physical, mental, or emotional disabilities. We did our best to demonstrate a true kiddush Hashem.

Questions And Answers

Q: What does twice exceptional or 2e mean?

The Nose Knows

29 Adar I 5774 – February 28, 2014
I had a great figure and dressed well, but the only thing wrong with me was that I had a very long nose with a huge bump.

Who Needs Homework?

Shimon quickly shoveled a forkful of rice into his mouth, while attempting to scribble the right math equations into his workbook. “(2 x 34 -11)2” he said between mouthfuls. “Mommy, I got some rice on my paper, but I have to finish this before it is time to go in the shower,” Shimon choked out.

Is My Child An Addict?

Josh is only nine years old, yet he’s an addict. How is that possible? You’re wondering where he gets his drugs from, how does his addiction manifest itself and if there are treatment plans.

Respecting Our Children: A Reader Reacts

22 Adar I 5774 – February 21, 2014
I know of all Dr. Yael's techniques and I will tell the people in front of me, with derech eretz, that it is my turn.

The Social Side Of Dyslexia

First, it is important to establish a diagnosis for your child. Perhaps his struggles with reading are associated with ADHD or a processing disorder.

Life Lessons From Raising An Autistic Child (Part VII)

15 Adar I 5774 – February 14, 2014
Usually Menachem is very hungry when he gets home, and we have food prepared for him. Though logically, he should sit down happily and eat, when he is in such a hungry state logic flies out the window, and, out of frustration, Menachem will knock over and spill the food. So meal time with him involves a lot of cleaning and coaxing. And always, always, vigilance.

The Frustrating Search For A Shidduch

Who created the current rules of dating? Why must the guy always pick up the girl by car, and pay for tolls, gas, etc., if things are not guaranteed to work out? After all, I may not be attracted to the girl, or our personalities may not click; thus, it turns out to be a waste of money and time for me.

Righting Writing Skills: Dysgraphia Explained

14 Adar I 5774 – February 13, 2014
Once he thought of what he wanted to say and began to write, he would freeze. That’s why he spent the first hour after dinner doing anything he could to avoid his homework.

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