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Parent Disability Guide for Brevard County

What to Do If Your Child Receives a Diagnosis. Developed by Jackie Yearby and Emily DeWoody for the Interagency Council of Brevard You get the feeling that something isn’t right? Go with your gut, find a doctor or specialist and get a diagnosis, and assemble your medical team. Find a support group to understand and [...]

By | December 14th, 2016|Attention Deficit Disorder, Autism, Child Development, Education, Support Group|Comments Off on Parent Disability Guide for Brevard County

AD(H)D, Nutrition and Therapeutic Grade Essential Oils: A Natural Solution That Works!

By Julie Daube With the rise of ADHD diagnoses, misdiagnoses, and the often resultant prescriptions for stimulant medication and their associated risks, the need for natural alternatives that work has never been greater than it is now. We are now seeing even younger children, 2 and 3 years old toddlers, diagnosed with the disorder and [...]

By | June 14th, 2014|Attention Deficit Disorder|Comments Off on AD(H)D, Nutrition and Therapeutic Grade Essential Oils: A Natural Solution That Works!

Sensational Classrooms

A Program Overview for Schools Educating Children with Sensory Delays by Carmen McGuinness The National Institutes of Health describe sensory integration as “the involuntary process by which the brain assembles a picture of our environment at each moment in time using information from all of our senses.” Jean Ayres, and others who have continued her [...]

By | October 12th, 2013|Attention Deficit Disorder|Comments Off on Sensational Classrooms

Attention Deficit Disorder: New Perspectives

by Mary F. Zesiewicz, MD I am a Board Certified Psychiatrist and have been practicing for 20 years. For almost half of my professional career, I have practiced Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. The primary reason for referral, by far, was Attention Deficit Disorder. Over the years, I watched as the standards of assessment and treatment [...]

By | October 5th, 2013|Attention Deficit Disorder|Comments Off on Attention Deficit Disorder: New Perspectives