Stories don’t just entertain. Stories empower. Story is a crucial component in serving the social and emotional needs of gifted individuals.
Empower your child by listening to words spoken…and unspoken.
When a child’s gifted needs are not served, the result can be expressed in a physical or emotional symptom. Pediatric healthcare providers must be prepared to help.
Gifted elders are a seriously overlooked population in healthcare and nursing home care. Much can be done to support their unique needs.
Everywhere around us it seems our country and world are in turmoil. Now, more than ever, there is an urgency for us to focus our full attention on how this turmoil affects the mental health of our children and young adults.
This week begins Children’s Book Week.
While that’s a fantastic thing, it begs the question:
Why doesn’t EVERY DAY celebrate books and children?
As the National Poetry Month heads to a close in the upcoming week,
a question still remains…What Is Poetry?
Boredom. We abhor it as if it were the flu.
Or try to swat it away like we may a house fly.
An unwelcome guest. A burden….But is it?
We are not all that different from trees. Carbon-based. In need of light and nourishment.
Mostly living in communities and communicating in our own languages.
Battling the elements as we attempt to develop resilience.
It’s less that TWO HOURS from the release of the Mueller Report. All eyes are on the outcome. Half the country believes the President is innocent of collusion and obstruction. Half the country wants him tarred and feathered.