Attention deficit disorder (ADD) and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) are common diagnoses among children and teens. Although these are…
Dweck's strategy is called "process praise," and incorporates the explanation of why the child is receiving praise, as well as the steps they took that makes you think they are smart.
As Americans, we rage at the thought of little kids performing manual labor. Kids are meant to be kids; to live and experience joy, happiness and a carefree sense of excitement and intrigue they will carry with them into adulthood.
As more child sexual abuse cases have surfaced in the Catholic church, victims' groups continue to claim the Church does little to rectify the situation.
Parents of children with Tourette Syndrome find the possibly of non-drug treatment appealing. A number of the medications prescribed to Tourette's patients produce negative side effects, and doctor's are often reluctant to prescribe them.
A West Virginia University study discovered that 36% of kids who wouldn't normally be screened for high cholesterol were in need of not just screening, but treatment.
It sounds like some kind of bizarre, internet-fueled virtual reality drug when you first hear it, but upon learning what the buzz-word "Robo Tripping" really stood for, I wasn't as surprised as I thought I'd be.