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Self-Advocacy: A Valuable Skill for Your Teenager With LD

If your teen has a learning disability, self-awareness and self-advocacy are keys to her future success.

Success Attributes Among Individuals With Learning Disabilities

Researchers have identified certain traits that lead individuals with learning disabilities toward success.

Transition Planning for Students With IEPs

Learn how this part of the IEP allows a teen in special education to outline goals that will help him achieve his post-high school plans.

IDEA 2004 Close Up: Transition Planning

The Individuals with Disabilities Education Act strengthens transition planning services for high school students with IEPs.

Famous people with LD and AD/HD

Could you and your child use a little inspiration? Read about famous folks who overcame the challenges of LD and AD/HD.

Anxiety Among Kids With LD: Three Clinical Psychologists Discuss Causes and Symptoms

Three psychologists explain how parents can spot the signs and symptoms of anxiety in kids with learning disabilities.

Research Trends: Social Information Processing and Emotional Understanding in Children With LD

An expert reviews new research on the social interactions of kids with learning disabilities.

What parents can do about childhood bullying

An expert explains how to determine if your child is a bully or a victim — and how to take appropriate, effective action!

College planning for students with learning issues

Is college the best choice for your teen with a learning disability? Check out these expert guidelines for making an informed decision about postsecondary education.

Five strategies for dealing with your child's "bad" behavior

Does it seem like your child is being stubborn or ignoring you on purpose? Learn how to better understand and cope with his behavior.