Identified with LD in grad school: a struggling student reflects
A culturally diverse graduate student with LD and AD/HD shares her insights and advice with parents and younger kids.
How temperament affects parents, children, and family life
Don't assume family friction is a result of your child having LD or ADHD. It could be because of your child's temperament — and yours!
It worked: the dating game — helping our daughter with ADHD play it safe
A manipulative boyfriend compels parents to intervene and get help for their daughter with AD/HD.
College student with learning disabilities designs his own future
Success has come one challenging step at a time for this persistent young man with learning disabilities.
Choosing college courses: heeding advice from adults vs. peers
A mother tells how her daughter learned the hard way whose advice to trust when choosing college courses.
Attorney Paul Grossman on legal rights for college students with LD
There are no IEPs in college, but there are protections under federal law for students with learning disabilities.
Adolescents — conducting the experiments: an excerpt from Ready or Not, Here Life Comes
This book tackles the topic of transition to young adulthood - with a special advice for teens.
Transition to work: helping teens prepare for typical employer questions
For young adults with learning disabilities, answering an employer's questions about learning difficulties takes self-awareness and preparation. Learn how to get ready for that conversation!
Teens with LD and/or ADHD: shopping for college options
If your child has a learning disability, here's how to find a college whose offerings are a good match for his strengths and needs.
Successful artist with LD and ADHD seeks to inspire others
Working with paint and clay kept Robert Toth going when repeated school failure threatened his self-esteem. Now a world-class artist, he shares his story in hopes of inspiring others with learning disabilities.