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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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SLP Corner Follow the Three Es to Eating

Source:  The Asha Leader Blog] by Melanie Potock, CCC-SLP Whether a child participates in feeding treatment or parents simplyask advice on how to encourage their kids to try new foods, offering manageable tips is where I like to start. For … 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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SLP Activity of the Week: Foam Trucks for Pre-Schoolers!

[Source:  Crazy Speech World] If there is one thing I know about my PKs, it’s that they love trucks.  Sometimes, Ms. Alcorn gets tired of making the car noise and running all over the room.  Sometimes.  For those days, I found this pin … 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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