learning disability

Learning Disabilities: What to Do if You Think Your Child Has One

Does your child seem to struggle with homework and school work more than his peers, in spite of being obviously bright and curious? » Read more

Warning Signs of a Learning Disability

Are you concerned that your child might have a learning disability? A learning disability is a condition that effects how your child reads, does math and processes information. Researchers theorize that learning disabilities are caused by malfunctions in the brain. » Read more

A Parent's Guide to the IEP

What is an IEP? An IEP is an individualized education program for children who receive special education or special services in the public school system. » Read more

School Counseling: When to Seek Help for Your Child

A child who is depressed, angry, fidgety, or has unidentified learning problems may have trouble succeeding in school. Sometimes those issues are temporary and can be solved within the family. But when a child has more severe or chronic issues, it may be necessary to work with a counselor. The question is, when do you seek help? » Read more