March 14, 2018
Paula Spencer Scott
Almost all kids with autism are late talkers—but not all late talkers have autism.
March 7, 2018
We kiss boo-boos, rub backs, give pep talks, do tuck-ins, applaud effort, listen endlessly, get everyone where they need to go—the whole nurturing nine yards. But who supports and nurtures us?
February 21, 2018
Imagine your child had hidden superpowers you’d somehow missed. Like, say, the ability to make your morning coffee and clean up afterward.
February 16, 2018
Experts aren’t sure why more kids than ever have anxiety disorders, though genetics and environment both have roles.
The biggest complaint Richard Platt hears from boys: “My mom doesn’t understand me.”What he hears from moms: “I can’t control him! I can’t talk to him!
February 15, 2018
One common thread seems to be a basic but critical social skill that many experts fear is falling by the wayside: understanding how to have a conversation.
February 5, 2018
Maybe the best thing to know about math dyslexia: We can help ALL kids avoid its pitfalls, scientists now believe. And the earlier we start, the better. (Parents of toddlers and preschoolers, keep reading!)
February 3, 2018
As moms and dads, we just barely need to nudge ’em…and turn ’em loose. They know what to do next.
February 1, 2018
We’re not talking pre-nap flash cards or introductory algebra in the sandbox. We’re talking really simple basics that can easily be taught at home.
January 31, 2018
Have we really let mom-shaming ruin the very thing playgrounds are meant to promote: a place for kids to burn off energy, work those gross motor skills, and make friends?
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April 5, 2019
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March 5, 2019