Imagination is a wonderful thing – except when you are three years old in a dark room and you can hear something scraping against the window. 118 more words
Tags » Child Psychology
Two days ago, we made the two-hour drive to see the specialists who gave us our youngest son’s diagnosis four years ago.
This time, we were going to see if we could get to a more definitive diagnosis for Speedy, because while we felt like we were standing in the right forest, we definitely were not barking up the right tree… it didn’t seem enough to simply classify it as combined-type ADHD, and we’ve gotten nowhere with medications so far. 240 more words
Times have sure changed a lot over the past 50 years, and the way we see and deal with our children is often a reflection of these changes. 725 more words
Boys are more physically aggressive than girls. This is a statement that most people, and most parents, would agree with. But do boys’ aggressive tendencies come from biological differences between the sexes, or are we raising boys to be more aggressive than girls? 545 more words