CREATING METHODS OF HAPPINESS, PEACE & SUCCESS

ADHD Summer Camp Programs

Looking for a summer camp or summer program for your child? Here is a list of several summer options for children, teens and young adults with ADHD. ADHD Summer Camps and Programs Achievement Center ADHD Summer Treatment Program for kids age 6 to 12. Website: achievementctr.org Contact: Mary McIntosh Phone: 814-459-2755 Locations: Erie and Edinboro, Pennsylvania Alternative[…]

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Behaviors that might suggest a teenager is experiencing difficulties

Parents often worry about their teens behavior. It is the norm for teenagers to sometimes appear withdrawn and moody and in their own world, but this shouldn’t last for a long time or interfere with their functioning. We all have needs, such as feeling safe, liked, understood, and supported and they show up in different[…]

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Things you can do to feel better

There are many things that happen every day that can cause you to feel ill, uncomfortable, upset, anxious, or irritated. You will want to do things to help yourself feel better as quickly as possible, without doing anything that has negative consequences, for example, drinking, committing crimes, hurting yourself, risking your life, or eating lots[…]

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How to talk to your child about traumatic events

Part of parenting is protecting your child and helping them navigate difficult situations, organize their thoughts and express their emotions. One of the most challenging conversations a parent can have with their child is one that involves tragedy. In this digital era, children are exposed to everything. It is no longer an option to hide[…]

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How to get over the guy, that’s no good for you.

  You have loved him and you have hated him. You have laughed, cried, made adjustments, compromises; but the relationship just doesn’t work out. It seems that you have tried everything to make it better but, nothing seems to work.   And sometimes you see glimpses of hope, yet they are quickly shattered. And you[…]

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What is a psycho-educational assessment?

A psycho-educational assessment provides estimates of the client’s intellectual, or cognitive, abilities and educational achievement levels. It also yields recommendations relevant for educational planning. Sources of assessment data include background information, educational history, and records and data from tests of intelligence and educational achievement and, at times, ratings tests of attention, behavior/emotions, and adaptive behavior. […]

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