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Dear Organizing Coach: How Do I Teach My Son to Manage His Schoolwork? The forgotten homework. The always-messy desk. These school organization difficulties so commonly plague our kids they should be classified as ADHD symptoms in the DSM-V. Here, our coach offers a few simple rules to (finally) conquer these familiar trouble spots. [ Source: ADDitude]
Explainer: what’s the link between insomnia and mental illness? The Conversation Explainer Series | Abbot, J. 2016
Why make-believe play is an important part of childhood development [The Conversation - Explainer Series |Gleason, T. 2016.
Take-aways: pretend play and child development | understanding others | social competence | activities often reflect what children have on their minds | thinking from different perspectives | exploration of social complexity without social risk | learning negotiation | compromise | cooperation | skills development – correlational or causative? 756 more words
More Australians are diagnosed with depression and anxiety but it doesn’t mean mental illness is rising
Diagnoses of depression and anxiety disorders have risen dramatically over the past eight years. That’s according to new data out today from the Housing Income and Labour Dynamics (HILDA) Survey… 728 more words