Ways To Help Your ADHD Student Adjust To The Classroom

Having a student in your class who struggles with ADHD can be a challenge, especially if you have a large class size. Many teachers might wonder how best tot meet the needs of the student while maintaining classroom rules and order. Here are some ideas to consider. 1. Provide breaks. People with ADHD need to have frequent breaks from the task. You might meet with your student at the beginning of the year and ask them what they need during class time.   Read More...

3 Things You Need To Know About Healing From Sexual Abuse

If you or someone you know has been the victim of sexual abuse it is important to get the help that you need. There are few people who can recover from the trauma and effects of sexual abuse without professional counseling. Here are some things that you should know. 1. Sexual Abuse Victims Can Have Halted Emotional Maturity If the sexual abuse happens when the person is a child, it can affect their ability to mature in a healthy way.   Read More...

Pediatric Occupational Therapy: A Parent's Guide

Seeing your child suffer because they cannot achieve the same things as other children their age physically is incredibly disheartening as a parent. Whether your child suffers from a condition they've had since birth, such as spina bifida, or they have a physical injury that has led to orthopedic limitations, pediatric occupational therapy (POT) can be a great help. If you have never had experience with POT, you are bound to want to know more about how this can help your child.   Read More...

For Better Or Worse: How Much Should You Put Up With In A Marriage?

Marriage vows often have couples promise to each other, "for better or worse, in sickness and in health..". The problem is, society is changing. Where your grandparents would stick out a marriage to someone particularly abusive, or drunk or an addict, people now know they do not have to stay in these unhealthy relationships. It begs the question, "How much should you put up with before leaving the marriage?" Here are the healthiest answers.   Read More...

3 Ways to Help Control Your Anxiety

Anxiety can make your life incredibly difficult. You may not be able to do things that you used to do because now you get panic attacks or your anxiety may be so bad that you can only leave the house for certain reasons and you have to work really hard to convince yourself to go. There are ways that you can treat your anxiety and make it so that you can function the way that you used to and not be crippled by anxiety.   Read More...