Intellectual Disability

Intellectual Disability: Everything you need to know to understand it

 

  In this article we address in depth what is the intellectual disability: symptoms and diagnostic criteria, types of intellectual disability and its characteristics, causes […]

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Bonding with your baby

Bonding with your baby. Everything you need to know about those special moments.

 

  Does bonding with your baby affect his or her development for the rest of their lives? Are there any benefits for mothers as well? […]

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teacher burnout

Teacher burnout: What is it and what consequences does it have on students?

 

  Stress and unmotivation among teachers is becoming a common issue among faculty. Low self esteem, work overload, emotional exhaustion and difficulties in dealing with disruptive, […]

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children

Birth Order: does it determine your personality or is it a myth?

 

  We often hear how the middle child has it the worst, the youngest out of three is known to be spoiled, and the first […]

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Sensory Processing Disorder

Sensory Processing Disorder: What is it? What are the symptoms, treatments and does my child exhibit any signs? Take the mini quiz!

 

  “Sometimes the noise in my life bothers me. It hurts my ears.” These are common things people with Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD) or Sensory […]

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Psychopathy

Psychopathy: A useful guide to everything you need to know

 

  What does psychopathy mean? What are the signs and symptoms? What relationship does it have with personality? What are the causes? Is there a […]

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hyperlexia

Hyperlexia – What is Hyperlexia? Types of Hyperlexia and Autism

 

  If your child is diagnosed with hyperlexia, the first thing you may think to yourself is, “what is hyperlexia?” Some people contend that hyperlexia […]

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Child Vaccinations – The Facts: Keeping Our Children Healthy

 

  Both the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and the World Health Organization (WHO) list vaccination as the greatest, and most cost-effective, public […]

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Echolalia

What is Echolalia?: Its Purpose and What It Means

 

  Echolalia is a natural part of language acquisition. “It’s a beautiful day!” said the mother, to which the child echoed “It’s a beautiful day!” […]

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Attachment styles

Attachment styles: How to appropriately connect with others?

 

  How many attachment styles are there, how are they developed, what consequences do they have in adulthood, why is it important to build an […]

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Childhood Development Stages:

Childhood Development Stages: Learning and Development

 

  “Crawl before you walk, walk before you run!” When it comes to childhood development stages, this phrase is certainly true. Before children learn to […]

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Adverse Childhood Experiences: What They Are and What To Do

 

  Take the Adverse Childhood Experiences Questionnaire: Add up your Yes answers. This is your ACE score. Remember, plenty of people with high ACE scores do […]

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effects of divorce on family and children

Effects of Divorce on Children and Families: What it Does and How to Help

 

  Effects of divorce on children and families. Each person goes through their own individual experiences and has a way to deal with situations. I personally […]

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Importance of motivation

The Importance of Motivation: What Is It and Tips to Promote It

 

  The importance of motivation: motivation is the motor that moves our world. You may often hear about a lack of motivation at school or […]

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Trastorno de personalidad

Night Terrors: What are they and what to do about them

 

  Night Terrors. Have you ever been woken up in the middle of the night by the sound of your child screaming? Does it seem […]

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Exercises to improve executive function

10 Simple Exercises to Improve Executive Function At Home

 

  Recent studies have been able to shed some light on executive functions, their importance, and how they can be trained. In this article, psychologist […]

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multipotentiality and multipotentialites

Multipotentialites & Multipotentiality: Embracing Your True Path of Paths

 

  For many gifted children and adults alike, multipotentiality can be a blessing and a curse. Marked by the ability to excel across numerous fields, […]

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Possible Differences In Autism Symptoms Between Boys and Girls

Is Autism The Same In Both Sexes? Possible Differences In Autism Symptoms Between Boys and Girls

 

  There have been many different studies conducted about autism in children that makes us believe that girls have a type of genetic protection against […]

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Caregiver And Child Relationship: Attachment

Caregiver And Child Relationship: Attachment

 

  A relationship between a child and their respective caregiver is a very special one. Because of its specialty it has been investigated by many […]

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tips for developing emotional intelligence

11 Tips For Developing Emotional Intelligence In Your Kids

 

  Emotional intelligence is the ability to understand and control our emotions. It allows us to interpret our own feelings, as well as the feelings […]

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how to raise smart kids

Challenge Your Child’s Brain: How To Raise Smart Kids

 

  A child’s brain development is very closely related to experience and external stimuli that they receive from birth. The different senses stimulate the connections […]

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Dyscalculia: Math Disability

 

  There is currently no cure for math disability. Even though an official treatment program hasn’t been developed yet and no official medication has been […]

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A lost native language may have a lasting effect on the brain

 

  If someone asked you to think back to your earliest memory, you might remember something from when you were three or four. However, a […]

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Brain changes in kids learning math

 

 Brain changes in kids learning math Many kids ask their math teacher why learning a particular mathematical concept or skill is important. When helping kids […]

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For a brain boost, spend time with your grandchildren … but only once in a while

For a brain boost, spend time with your grandchildren … but only once in a while

 

  For a brain boost, spend time with your grandchildren … but only once in a while Grandparents often say that spending time with their […]

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Fetal alcohol exposure affects brain structure in children

Fetal alcohol exposure affects brain structure in children

 

  Fetal alcohol exposure affects brain structure in children. Alcohol use by expectant mothers can lead to problems with the mental and physical development of […]

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Concussion effects on child’s brain may last months after injury

Concussion effects on child’s brain may last months after injury

 

  Concussion effects on child’s brain may last months after injury. The effects of a concussion on a child’s brain can last months after the […]

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Scientists discover children’s cells living in mothers’ brains.

Scientists discover children’s cells living in mothers’ brains.

 

  Scientists discover children’s cells living in mothers’ brains. The connection between mother and child is ever deeper than thought. The link between a mother […]

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