Does your child:
- Struggle with staying focused or completing tasks?
- Have difficulty making and keeping friends?
- Find organization difficult?
- Have frequent mood swings?
If so, your child may have deficits in executive functioning. Most children with ADHD, autism spectrum and learning disorders have executive weaknesses. Parents often have many questions about executive function: What is it? Why is this a problem? How can we help our child get better at this executive stuff?
Executive functions include:
Parenting a child with executive functioning deficits is challenging and confusing.
Child Development Partners is the ONLY therapeutic practice focused exclusively on helping children with executive dysfunction and their families.
Dr. Susan Giurleo, and Brian R. King, LCSW, are consultants, advisers and coaches to families living with executive dysfunction.
We have developed programs and workshops for parents and families managing the day-to-day realities of living with children who are smart, but disorganized, moody and often overwhelmed.
Most importantly, we are a community of parents and professionals who “get it,” and understand the joys, frustrations, and mixed emotions that come with parenting children with unique personalities and learning styles.
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