The Most Common Misdiagnoses in Children | Child Mind Institute

Excerpt from:  The Most Common Misdiagnoses in Children | Child Mind Institute. When symptoms have multiple causes, mistakes are made By Linda Spiro When you have a headache, you know there are many possible causes, ranging from the mild to the very serious. When you see your doctor, she will likely ask you detailed questionsContinue reading “The Most Common Misdiagnoses in Children | Child Mind Institute”

HealthyChildren.org – Improving Family Communications

Reblogeed from: Improving Family Communications: via HealthyChildren.org – Improving Family Communications. How can I improve communications in my family? Here are a few important ways to build healthy communication Be available: Make time in everyone’s busy schedule to stop and talk about things. Even 10 minutes a day without distractions for you and your childContinue reading “HealthyChildren.org – Improving Family Communications”

Beyond Paleo: Manage Your Stress

reblogged from: via Beyond Paleo: Manage Your Stress. Of all the 9 steps, stress management is probably the most important. Why? Because no matter what diet you follow, how much you exercise and what supplements you take, if you’re not managing your stress you will still be at risk for modern degenerative conditions like heartContinue reading “Beyond Paleo: Manage Your Stress”

Reblogged: Factsheet for autism therapy: social stories | Healing Thresholds

What is it?   Social stories are used to teach social skills to children with autism (1). A social story is a simple description of an everyday social situation, written from a child’s perspective. Social stories can be used in different situations. For example, social stories can help a child prepare for upcoming changes inContinue reading “Reblogged: Factsheet for autism therapy: social stories | Healing Thresholds”

Emotional Needs of the Gifted

Reblogged article from: Emotional Needs of the Gifted. The Emotional Needs of the Gifted Child by Annemarie Roeper The emotions are the heart and soul of giftedness. The heart and soul of the human being is my passion. I have been preoccupied with it throughout my life. When we look into the eyes of childrenContinue reading “Emotional Needs of the Gifted”

Relationship Secrets For Sensitive People: Why Emotional Empaths Stay Lonely Or Alone | wildflowers’ movement

Reblogged from: Relationship Secrets For Sensitive People: Why Emotional Empaths Stay Lonely Or Alone | wildflowers’ movement. Post by Dr. Judith Orloff   Loneliness gets to some more than others. But why it hangs on isn’t always apparent when read by traditional medical eyes. As a psychiatrist in Los Angeles and in my workshops I’veContinue reading “Relationship Secrets For Sensitive People: Why Emotional Empaths Stay Lonely Or Alone | wildflowers’ movement”