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by | Jun 23, 2017 | No Comments

Hello fellow parents!  Children often compare themselves with others when trying something new.  Our children are so much like us aren’t they?  Carol Dweck, author of the book “Mindset,” offers a suggestion on how to help children embark on something new while maintaining a healthy perspective.  The power lies in one simple…

by | Jun 15, 2017 | No Comments


by | Jun 1, 2017 | No Comments

Hey fellow parents!  It is so hard to watch our children struggle with perfectionism. Sometimes they get so frustrated they cry. Sometimes they don’t turn in their assignments. Sometimes they don’t study because they are terrified that they will not get an “A.”  Sometimes they simply refuse to try new things. It…

by | May 21, 2017 | No Comments

I have had several parents ask me about which summer activities might be a good fit for their children, so I thought I would bring back this post I wrote last May.  I hope it is helpful. My children are very different in disposition and body type. As I sat down to…

by | May 13, 2017 | No Comments

I have the best job in the world!  As a therapist working with gifted children and their families, I have the honor and pleasure of knowing some of the most beautiful souls on the planet. I am moved, on a daily basis, by the tireless love and effort that I…

by | Apr 27, 2017 | No Comments

I am in Washington, DC this week with my family. Each day, our travels have brought us face-to-face with the work of various leaders who have had a significant impact on our world. Some of them have been presidents. Others have been artists or inventors. All of them dared to…

by | Apr 19, 2017 | No Comments

Bright people experience the world deeply.  The vast range of emotions are complex and intense with extreme variations of highs and lows.  Kazimierz Dabrowski, a Polish psychologist and psychiatrist, studied and documented these findings in the 1960’s.  He determined that the emotional intensity found in this population is rooted in…


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