Kids with AD/HD can seem spaced out one minute but hyperfocused the next. Learn why this occurs -- and how trouble with self-control is at the heart of this paradox.
A proper evaluation for AD/HD should include a wide array of factors -- including a child's strengths and challenges.
An expert explains how nurturing a child's resilience helps him chart a path to a satisfying future.
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GreatSchools parents share their stories of early warning signs of learning disabilities and difficulties.
Thinking of getting your child assessed for a learning disability? One mother's story offers a glimpse at the inefficiencies and inequities of educational assessment.
As you evaluate products and services for your child, you may come across research about their effectiveness. Learn how to distinguish valid research from unreliable claims.
A woman identified with dyslexia at age 76 reflects on her lifelong struggles and ultimate triumph.
Read an expert's practical tips for helping a teacher understand and support your child's learning needs.
What should parents know about this new approach to identifying learning disabilities? Researcher Dr. Daryl Mellard answers some key questions.