Sensory Processing, Eating Disorders and Feeding Disorders.

Sensory Processing, Eating Disorders and Feeding Disorders.

Hi everyone, it’s Carrie Einck, and Sarah Norris, and I’m Lindsay Beckerman. We’re occupational therapists at the STAR Institute. We’ve had a conversation before about feeding on our facebook page, but today we wanted to dig a little bit deeper and explore the difference between feeding disorders, eating disorders and how to support individuals no…

Developmental Language Disorder – Boys Town National Research Hospital Web

Developmental Language Disorder – Boys Town National Research Hospital Web

DLD stands for Developmental Language Disorder. It’s a fairly common problem. It affects about 7% of the population and the term itself describes a difficulty learning to talk and understand language. The problem is often evident in early childhood but it follows you into adulthood. Even as young children these people can talk. They can…

What is ADHD? Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder meaning and ADHD symptoms

What is ADHD? Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder meaning and ADHD symptoms

Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder or ADHD is a term often used to describe people who have difficulty concentrating on tasks to the point that it impairs their overall functioning. ADHD is often misdiagnosed by people and parents without officially consulting with a mental health professional. There are no known causes of ADHD and there are no…

ADD/ADHD | What Is Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder?

ADD/ADHD | What Is Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder?

[ADHD Explained: A 28-Minute Primer] [Understood for learning & attention issues] What we know as ADHD, [Thomas E. Brown, Ph.D. — Associate Director,] [Yale Clinic for Attention and Related Disorders] attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder—or some people still call it “ADD,” attention-deficit disorder— has been recognized by some doctors since way back in 1902. But from 1902…

CCHRInt: Childhood is Not a Mental Disorder

CCHRInt: Childhood is Not a Mental Disorder

Oppositional Defiant Disorder Bipolar Disorder Personality Disorder Social Anxiety Disorder… HUMANITARIAN Oppositonal Defiant Disorder… LEADER Attention Deficit Disorder INVENTOR Attachment Disorder HEALER Bipolar Disorder ARTIST Personality Disorder PHILOSOPHER Conduct Disorder REVOLUTIONARY ADHD KID LEADER REVOLUTIONARY ARTIST HUMANITARIAN ACTIVIST TEACHER PHILOSOPHER HEALER SCIENTIST ATHELETE ENTREPENEUR DIRECTOR DESIGNER INDUSTRIALIST DEVELOPER SCHOLAR EXPLORER VISIONARY PERFORMER PIONEER KID LET…