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by | Jul 7, 2019 | No Comments
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{Click on video below} Gifted children are highly sensitive and greatly impact by the daunting amount of stimuli hitting their emotions each day. Sometimes, it can be hard for them to maintain a positive outlook on life.  This week, we turn to Roya Klingner, the Founder and Head of the Global Center…

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by | Jun 16, 2019 | No Comments
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Hey Dads! This week I want to turn the spotlight on you. Some of you keep a very low profile but your presence shines bright in the lives of your children. You know why? Because of who you are! You read story after story with them at bedtime when all…

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by | Jun 2, 2019 | No Comments
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Happy Summer! In this week’s short video, we take an in-depth look at the variety of connections in our lives. Many of us think we honor difference, but do we? It is in the best interest of our children and our world that we be willing to entertain a little introspection. Please click…

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by | May 12, 2019 | 2 Comments
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{Video Below} Dearest mothers of gifted children, You are beautiful. Your selfless, unwavering love for your children shines bright even on your darkest of days. It was that light that inspired me to create this video… in hopes that you might see. I see the lengths to which you go, leaving no stone unturned,…

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by | Feb 12, 2019 | No Comments
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{Click on video below} We, parents, put a lot of effort into making things easier for our children, especially when they are twice exceptional, but that is not always in their best interest. In this video, I heed the advice of Cognitive Psychologist,  Dr. Scott Barry Kaufman, to let our kids struggle. This is from…

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by | Dec 23, 2018 | 1 Comment
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Driving up the icy road, I vacillate between speed and caution. Once again, I am late to pick up my 12-year-old daughter. I pull into the parking lot of the small community market where she is waiting for me. “Mom, I have to be at the school at 4:45!” she…

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by | Dec 16, 2018 | No Comments
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Happy Holidays friends! December is a month of various celebrations around the world. At my house, we celebrate Christmas. And in my country, the good ole’ US of A, Christmas is out of control. It has become a commercialized frenzy that presents an internal struggle for many of us every year.  Thank goodness for…

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by | Dec 2, 2018 | 2 Comments
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{Click on video below} It’s that time of year. Quite often that darn elf gets more of our attention than our child’s self.  To reclaim perspective and meaning, we turn to the pivotal work of P. Susan “Sue” Jackson, Founder and Therapeutic Director of the Daimon Institute for the Highly Gifted in…

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by | Nov 21, 2018 | 4 Comments
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Hello everyone! This week, we are celebrating Thanksgiving in the United States. In my role as a parent as well as a child and family therapist specializing in giftedness, I am deeply grateful for the children who add so much beauty to my life. It was with them in mind, that I wrote this…

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by | Oct 7, 2018 | No Comments
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{Click on video below} Children who are resilient are equipped to adapt to the difficulties of life. This week, Therapist and Educational Consultant, Jenny Hecht, provides some suggestions on how we can boost this capacity in our children. This is from Jenny’s section of the FREE collaborative ebook, “Helping Gifted Kids Thrive: Insights…

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