Category Archives: Psych

Making A Difference- Janell Marino of PediaStaff

by Keith Adams, PediaStaff Partner and VP of Recruiting As one of the members of the PediaStaff management team I have a good view of how the members of our company do their job on a daily basis. However, due … Continue reading

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Association Among Childhood ADHD, Sex and Obesity

[Source:  Science Daily] The incidence of childhood and adult obesity has increased significantly over the past three decades. New research shows that there is an association between obesity development during adulthood and childhood attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). Mayo Clinic … Continue reading

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Movement Scaling, Handwriting and ADHD

[Source:  Journal of Attention Disorders via Your Therapy Source] Journal of Attention Disorders published research on 14 boys with ADHD and 14 typically developing boys ages 7-15 years old.  Each child was assessed while writing a 10 mm and 40 … Continue reading

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School Psych Corner: Take Me to NASP – a Video!

[Source:  NASP] “Take Me to N.A.S.P.” highlights the importance of school psychologists continuously developing their professional skill set and being available and supportive for students in need. It is a parody of Hozier’s “Take me to Church.” Big thanks to … Continue reading

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Seasonal Resource: 90+ Winter Themed Activities

[Source: Inner Child Fun] Need some ideas for what to do with the kids during Winter? These books, crafts, and activities are perfect for celebrating snow whether you are stuck inside during a blizzard, outdoors playing in the snow, or wishing … Continue reading

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