The Different Presentations of ADHD Explained

The Different Presentations of ADHD Explained

Given the differing presentations of ADHD, the variety in how it shows up in a child, you might have a hunch that your child or even you tick the box for Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). A diagnosis impacts those affected in their everyday life –...
Addressing Attention Concerns in Class and at Home

Addressing Attention Concerns in Class and at Home

Addressing Attention Concerns There are three types of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder or ADHD: inattentive, hyperactive-impulsive, and combined. Inattentive ADHD is often overlooked or left untreated and is more common in girls than boys. Symptoms include...
Primitive Reflexes Explained

Primitive Reflexes Explained

Primitive Reflexes Newborn babies instinctively squeeze tightly when a finger is placed in their hand. They suck for food when presented with the nipple from a bottle or breast and push outward when a solid object touches the tongue. These are primitive reflexes and...
Executive Function and Your Child

Executive Function and Your Child

What is executive function? Chances are you’ve heard the term executive function used in one way or another recently. Put simply, executive function is a set of mental skills that help you get things done. As awareness increases, more and more parents are considering...