IQ testing in a private practice setting

IQ testing in a private practice setting

IQ testing in a private practice setting Why would parents want to spend money to have their child’s IQ tested in a private practice setting versus at their public school?  As a parent, I can relate to all of the feelings parents go through when they have their...
Resolutions or Background Music?

Resolutions or Background Music?

I’ve never been one to set New Year’s resolutions.  I always found the process discouraging.  I typically had lofty goals that were too difficult to maintain over the course of a year.  My early lack of success with this pretty much killed my desire to make this an...
Work-Life Balance

Work-Life Balance

It’s so difficult to achieve balance and to set boundaries for yourself when it comes to volunteering or feeling you are helping others out. This is especially true if you are a helper by nature. Trust me, I know this from personal experience. Years ago, when I worked...
Is my child gifted or bright?

Is my child gifted or bright?

Many parents wonder whether their child is gifted or just academically bright. You know your child is smart. Her 4th grade teacher raves about what a good, well-behaved student she is. She earns straight A’s. She loves to read and loves school. She wants to be a...