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The Gift Of Failure

5 Kislev 5776 – November 16, 2015
He believes that the best way to get ahead in life is to build character.

Learning The Rules Of Asperger Syndrome

28 Heshvan 5776 – November 9, 2015
We know that the child is cognitively capable, so we ask ourselves, “Why can’t he just act like everyone else?”

The Science Of Making Friends (And Shidduchim)

18 Heshvan 5776 – October 30, 2015
Understanding the hot-cold empathy gap can help those in shidduchim comprehend how their actions might influence their dates.

Hakarat Hatov (Part two)

17 Heshvan 5776 – October 29, 2015
One has only to look at the amount of discoveries in science and medicine, the arts and in education to appreciate the vital role that the Jews have played.

Cultivating Creativity

14 Heshvan 5776 – October 26, 2015
The brain scans of people who solved the puzzle with a flash of insight showed a burst of activity in the right temporal lobe in the moment of realization.

Discipline: The Case For And Against Time-Out

7 Heshvan 5776 – October 19, 2015
Siegel argues against timeouts saying that they teach children that when they are struggling they are on their own and do not have parents to help them.

How To Talk So Your Kids Will Listen

30 Tishri 5776 – October 12, 2015
If your child is upset, he will most likely not want you to ask him lots of questions or give him a lot of advice about the problem right away.

Floating Or Sinking In The River Of Denial

20 Tishri 5776 – October 2, 2015
Write about your feelings. Keeping a journal can help you express exactly what you are feeling, and force you to be honest with yourself.

Social Thinking: Learning To Adapt To Those Around Us

13 Tishri 5776 – September 25, 2015
Unfortunately, for some children, social learning does not happen naturally, especially those with Asperger’s or other disorders on the autism spectrum.

Hakarat Hatov – The Mitzvah Of Appreciation

12 Tishri 5776 – September 24, 2015
When he came to the hospital he saw his fiancée still in her wheelchair, but expected her to surprise him by jumping up and embracing him.

Eight Stages, Two Paths: Erik Erikson’s Psychosocial Stages Of Development

6 Tishri 5776 – September 18, 2015
The eight stages are usually by age (though in some cases the ages are fluid).

How We Learn

1 Tishri 5776 – September 13, 2015
Each part of the brain does its own job and together they generate a coherent whole.

Back-To-School Anxiety – What Kind Of Worrier Are You?

24 Elul 5775 – September 7, 2015
How often do you worry? I can’t stop worrying. I don’t really worry much at all. Not constantly, but occasionally. Pretty frequently. You might call me a...

Back To School Q&A

14 Elul 5775 – August 28, 2015
I’ve put together some of the most frequently asked questions regarding bullies, friendship and learning disabilities.

Anxiety Management

10 Elul 5775 – August 24, 2015
“Worrying is carrying tomorrow's load with today's strength – carrying two days at once. It is moving into tomorrow ahead of time. Worrying doesn't...

Engaging Our Young

7 Elul 5775 – August 21, 2015
Dr. Yael Respler is taking a well-deserved vacation this week and asked Eilon Even-Esh to share some thoughts with her readers in her stead.

The Left Has Gone Too Far

6 Elul 5775 – August 20, 2015
It’s ironic that when we hear about Arab extremists attacking and killing Jewish settlers, there is quiet from these same left wingers.

The Road To Character

3 Elul 5775 – August 17, 2015
All of us wish to act in kind, compassionate and intelligent ways. We all wish to build character.

Triggers, Habits, and Becoming Your Best Self

26 Av 5775 – August 10, 2015
They are habits. And though each habit means relatively little on its own, over time, the meals we order... have enormous impacts on our heath, productivity, financial security, and happiness.

My Father, My Teacher

15 Av 5775 – July 30, 2015
We studied his seforim together, we listened to famous cantorial masters and we spoke of his illustrious yichus, his pedigree, dating back to the famous commentator, Rashi.

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