High School Graduation and the Beginning of Adult Life Bring Joy and Trepidation
Relief and worry battle it out as a mom anticipates launching her son with LD into life after high school.
Teaching kids with LD to drive: A complex family matter
One mother explains why parents need to be extra patient and take precautions when teaching kids with learning disabilities to drive.
The challenges of romance for teens with LD
Learn how and why teens with learning and attention difficulties often misunderstand the nuances of dating -- and how you can help.
Teens with LD: Finding a summer job
Having a summer job can help a teenager who struggles in school experience new success. One mother shares strategies that worked for her son.
When you love to read, but your child doesn't
A book-loving mom shares her frustration and success in getting her dyslexic son to enjoy books.
Helping your child find a passion: one mother's story
A mother shares the lessons she learned while helping her son with a learning disability find hobbies he could put his heart into.
When your teenager's peers are headed to college, but he is not
Help your teen formulate post-high school plans so he won't feel awkward talking with family and friends who ask about his future.
Home alone: leaving your teen with LD and/or ADHD unsupervised
If leaving your teen unsupervised raises special concerns, these strategies may help manage the risks.
Building the bond between fathers and kids with learning difficulties
Here are tips for dads to help them be more actively engaged in the life of their child with learning disabilities.