Threatening to Cancel the Holidays?

Threatening to Cancel the Holidays?

If you’re like the majority of parents I’ve  ever talked to during a holiday season, you have likely found yourself threatening to cancel the holidays based on your child’s bad behavior.  It sounds something like this:   “I’ll tell Santa not to come!” ...
Gratitude, Schmatitude

Gratitude, Schmatitude

All of a sudden my email inbox was filled with experts telling me to “be more grateful” – and I haven’t always felt like I had a ton to be grateful about! Facebook friends invite us to participate in “Gratitude Challenges” – who has time for that?!  And...
Are You Suffering?

Are You Suffering?

When you’re raising a kid with ADHD, life can become crazy (is that an understatement or what?!).  And when kids are really struggling, one of the first things that gets neglected is a parents’ self-care.  Now, if you’ve been following my work for any period of time,...
How Do I Make My Kid Behave At School?

How Do I Make My Kid Behave At School?

If your child is already back at school this year, you might have already gotten an email about your child’s behavior in the classroom. Or – worse yet – a phone call from the principal. Ugh. The dreaded phone call.  These phone calls are SO incredibly...