The Connection Between Auditory Processing Disorder, Learning Disabilities & ADHD

My mother has a wooden plaque hanging in her kitchen since my childhood. It says, “If you don’t want your children to hear what you’re saying, pretend you are talking to them.” Children not listening is one of the most common complaints of parents and teachers and also has been the inspiration of countless parenting…

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When Your Child Thinks They Are ‘Stupid’ or ‘Bad’: Addressing Low Self-Esteem in Children Who Struggle

“I’m stupid”. “I’m bad.” When your child says that, it’s like a punch to the gut. There is nothing worse than seeing your child’s self-esteem erode when they are already struggling with learning and behaviour issues. What’s interesting is that even before a diagnosis when moms have that gut feeling that their child is not…

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