Unfortunately, for some children, social learning does not happen naturally, especially those with Asperger’s or other disorders on the autism spectrum.
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.
The eight stages are usually by age (though in some cases the ages are fluid).
Each part of the brain does its own job and together they generate a coherent whole.
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...
I’ve put together some of the most frequently asked questions regarding bullies, friendship and learning disabilities.
“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...
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.
It’s ironic that when we hear about Arab extremists attacking and killing Jewish settlers, there is quiet from these same left wingers.
All of us wish to act in kind, compassionate and intelligent ways. We all wish to build character.
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.
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.
What’s the difference between the first and second ten-year-old?
So, what do we do about grammar? Should we do grammar drills? Should we hope that the students pick it up from reading?
Most experts agree that with specialized coaching, a person’s social “intelligence” can be significantly raised.
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder And Executive Function Disorder In Academics And Friendships
Children with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) or Executive Function Disorder (EFD) have trouble keeping themselves organized and on-task.
We tend to justify and idealize this division with pride attributing these tendencies as demonstrating a higher level of kedushah.
We never cease to be students, even when we are no longer in school. Therefore, everyone can learn from these elements of thought.
The warm parenting style indicates to children, “I love you and will take care of you” and the firm parenting style lets children know, “I expect something from you.”
When we are faced with danger, our body goes into what scientists call “fight or flight” mode.