As a parent of a child/teen with an ADHD diagnosis, you may be pondering as to what is the best treatment option for your child/teen. There are a number of science-based treatment options to choose from and the right treatment depends on your child’s and family’s individual needs.
The concept of learning theories in understanding the dynamics of phobias can be classically exemplified from John Locke’s (1690) Essay Concerning Human Understanding:
“If your child shrieks and runs away at the sight of a frog, let him catch it and lay it down at a good distance from him; [...]
Individuals with various anxiety disorders have the tendency to misinterpret events in the following manner: they fixate on perceived dangers and threats, they overestimate the severity of the perceived dangers or threats, and they utterly underestimate their ability to cope with the perceived [...]
We may encounter stress from a variety of sources, such as workplace challenges, meeting financial obligations, dealing with COVID-19, relational worries and difficulties, and the perpetual difficulty of managing the social-emotional impacts of ADHD and/or Learning Disabilities.
We all know that [...]
Part 2: Parents of children/teens
Children and teens with ADHD recurrently grapple with following daily routines and completing various short and long-term tasks, which impede their organizational skills, time-management skills, and working memory. They also struggle to manage [...]
The current situation is unprecedented and is impacting our society and the world in many ways – from going to the supermarkets, retail stores, malls, and restaurants, to receiving health care services, to working remotely indefinitely – essentially the way we live our lives on a daily basis [...]
Part 1: Parents of children/teens
Anxiety is the top mental health problem children and teens grapple with today, but it is also highly treatable. If you are the parent of one of the millions of children/teens who suffer from excessive fears and worries, you are not alone and there are plenty of [...]
Part 1: Attachment-based Couple therapy
We all know romantic relationships are hard work. You may be feeling anger and resentment toward your partner and think that they should change because they are “the problem” - but criticizing one another essentially creates more problems in the [...]
Information overload and the continuous flow of news and rumors from all sorts of media can make your situation feel out of your control and make it confusing as to what you should do to manage your heightened feeling of fear and unease.
During these unprecedented times, many individuals are [...]