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Parenting a Child with Learning Disabilities

  • Tips for Parents
  • Talking to Your Child About Learning Disabilities
  • Parenting the Child with LD: Daughter Won't Follow the Rules
  • Yikes! Bikes!
  • Occupational Therapy and LD: Games and Activity List
  • Occupational Therapy and LD: Developing Fine Motor Skills
  • Behavior Management for Children with Learning Disabilities, Part I
  • Behavior Management for Children with Learning Disabilities, Part II
  • I Don't Want to Take My Pill
  • The Challenges of Mothering and Fathering, Part I
  • The Challenges of Mothering and Fathering, Part II


The Family

  • Special Roles for Mothers of Children with Learning Disabilities
  • The Importance of Fathers
  • Special Siblings
  • Special Siblings: Brothers and Sisters Need Help, Too
  • Special Siblings: Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
  • Special Siblings: Sister is a Big Pain
  • Special Siblings: Teasing
  • Special Siblings: Dyslexia
  • Special Siblings: My Good Grades Are Not Noticed
  • Special Siblings: Sibling Rivalry


The Emotional Side of LD

  • Don't Forget Your Child's Emotional Side
  • A Relationship to be Concerned About: Stress and Students with Learning Disabilities
  • Hopeless and Helpless: Why Children and Adolescents with ADHD and LD Become Depressed and What to Do About It
  • Taming the Tiger: Helping Children with Anger Control
  • Medication Treatment of Depression and Anxiety in Children and Adolescents with Learning Disabilities, Part I
  • Medication Treatment of Depression and Anxiety in Children and Adolescents with Learning Disabilities, Part II


Social Skills

  • Suggestions for the Home
  • Playground vs. Battleground
  • Ganging Up on Bullying
  • Dealing with Teasing
  • Learning to Stop and Think