Tag Archives: School Psych

Special Ed Corner: Do’s & Don’ts of Responding to Challenging Behavior

[The Autism Classroom News] It’s been a while but I really want to try to finish up the 5 Steps to Meaningful Behavioral Support series with the final few posts on responding to challenging behavior considerations.  Of course these posts … Continue reading

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How Kids Can Benefit From Mindfulness Training

[Source:  Medical X-Press] Now that 2021 is here, many are looking for new ways to manage stress. Although mindfulness and meditation are not new—there is evidence suggesting that humans have been practicing meditation for more than 5,000 years – many are turning … Continue reading

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SpEd Corner: Embracing Distance Learning In Special Education

[Source; Think Psych] There are many hardships that every individual is experiencing as a result of the pandemic. However, many people are thankful for the extra time to spend with family and to complete tasks around the house. This optimism … Continue reading

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Children Face Extensive Wait Times for Costly Private Mental Health Support

[Source:  Medical X-Press] Parents are facing extensive wait times and substantial out-of-pocket costs when seeking private mental health support for their children, according to a new study. The research led by the Murdoch Children’s Research Institute (MCRI) and published in … Continue reading

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Dieting and Weight Worries on Rise in Teens

[Source;  Medical X-Press] Significantly higher numbers of Generation Z boys and girls in the UK are dieting to lose weight, and are likely to overestimate their own weight, finds a new UCL-led study. The research, published in JAMA Pediatrics, found that … Continue reading

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