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Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is a condition which includes difficulties with attention, increased activity, and difficulties with impulsivity... Learn More »

Schools significantly impact the lives of children. These are the most critical years for social, physical and intellectual development.... Learn More »

Oppositional Defiant Disorder

It's not unusual for children, especially those in their "terrible twos" and early teens, to defy authority every now and then. When this behavior lasts longer than six months and is excessive compared to what is usual for the child's age... Learn More »


Anxiety in children is expected and normal at specific times in development. However, parents should not discount a child's fears... Learn More »

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