February 22, 2016

Let’s distract ourselves for a moment with a quick thought experiment.

Picture for yourself…the typical kid with ADHD.

Got him?

I write “him” because chances are you pictured a snot-nosed boy in a preschool or kindergarten classroom, wriggling and giggling and fidgeting a...

October 15, 2015

The girl, who was in her early teens, barely looked at me, barely spoke to me, and mumbled so quietly I kept leaning forward until I nearly fell out of my chair.

Her mother had brought her for a psychological evaluation, worried that her daughter had been spending most...

October 7, 2015

When parents have an anxiety disorder, it places their children at a greatly increased risk of developing an anxiety disorder. Probably because anxious parents model anxious behaviors to their kids. That’s the bad news for all you worried parents out there – ironically...

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