How to Help Kids With ADHD Succeed in School

Kids with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) might struggle in the classroom more than other kids. They might have problems studying, taking exams, and paying attention resulting in poor performance in school. They are also likely to develop issues with their self-esteem due to low grades, failing classes, or feeling like they are “different” from everyone else. […]

How Can I Identify an Eating Disorder?

Identifying an eating disorder in a teenager can be challenging. Kids go through so many bodily changes quickly. Some kids grow tall before gaining body mass, appearing skinny before they begin to fill out.  According to data from the National Comorbidity Survey Adolescent Supplement (NCS-A), “the lifetime prevalence of eating disorders among U.S. adolescents aged […]

Is My Child Too Young to Transition Genders?

Parents of children identifying as a gender other than their birth gender might wonder what age is appropriate to transition. When a child identifies as a different gender, parents might wonder if these feelings are just play or pretend. Is My Child Transgender, or Is This Just a Phase? Kids play as they grow up. […]

Did Our Kids Miss Out on Life in 2020?

The year 2020 was challenging for everyone. We might have lost our jobs, worried about our health, struggled to adapt to changing social restrictions, dealt with uncertainty, and lost loved ones to the virus. Parents might have worried about how this situation would impact their kids in the long run. Parents have more time and […]