Tiene su hijo problemas para prestar atención? ¿Él o ella habla sin parar o no puede quedarse quieto/a? ¿Le es difícil a su hijo controlar su comportamiento? Para algunos niños, estos pueden ser síntomas de trastorno de déficit de atención e hiperactividad o TDAH.
A lovely animated song in Portuguese about the positive experiences of the ADHD brain
Una canción preciosa animada en portugués sobre las experiencias positivas del cerebro TDAH
What an amazing discussion of the strengths of the ADHD mind, and the challenges faced by people with this neuro-cognitive profile!
‘“The main take-home message is that adult patients experiencing significant and lasting symptoms of inattention, hyperactivity or impulsivity that cause impairment should seek evaluation, even if they began recently by their perception or if family members deny their existence in childhood,” senior study author Dr. Luis Augusto Rohde, a psychiatry researcher at Federal University of
The CDC encourages the use of behavior therapy as “an important and recommended first step for young children with ADHD” that “can work as well as medicine” minus “the risk of side effects”: “Rather than leveraging the opportunity to teach young children how to control their own behavior — which has been shown to have
“Because having more than one diagnosis may make educational and medical planning more complicated, parents should keep in mind they are the best expert on their child and they should feel confident this is true.” This is why follow-up appointments with physicians and specialists are crucial to re-address issues that may have been missed initially,
“Kids in both groups showed improvement in social communication skills after their parents participated in the online training. Moms and dads also displayed less stress and greater competence in dealing with their children after participating.”
Risks of harm from spanking confirmed by analysis of 5 decades of research: Science Daily #researchthursday
The more children are spanked, the more likely they are to defy their parents and to experience increased anti-social behavior, aggression, mental health problems and cognitive difficulties, according to a new meta-analysis of 50 years of research on spanking.
An insightful guide by Jonathan Shedler, PhD. From the article: “The early sessions should focus on developing a shared understanding of what is really the matter—an understanding that makes sense to both of you. “What is really the matter” is not your depression or anxiety or eating disorder. It is what is going on psychologically that is causing these difficulties. A shared understanding of what is the matter provides a focus for therapy. Effective therapy has a focus.”
An article by Fabio Sinibaldi and Sara Achilli, for Real Way of Life, on the link between trauma and our physical, mental, and emotional well-being under stress, and the need for a coordinated care response.
Un artículo sobre características básicas de las diferentes formas de autoestima, de Jonathan García Allen, Psicólogo y entrenador personal, y Director de comunicación de Psicología y Mente.
Learn about using polite words in this WonderGrove Kids animation featuring sign language from Signing Savvy