Writing Can Help Make Us More Emotionally Intelligent

August 7, 2022

Keeping a stress log can help reduce stress. Our ability to process complex situations and all of the variables that can affect us is limited by working memory. We can only retain about 4-7 chunks of information for short periods…

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Are You and Your Children Over-Scheduled?

May 9, 2022

While having my hair cut, my barber talked with me about over-scheduled children. He wondered how parents kept up with all of the activities. Parents wonder the same thing. In my office, parents question whether they should be taking kids…

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Improving attention for kids: Shaping attention in virtual school

March 23, 2022

The following program utilizes a response cost strategy conducted between the parent and the child in an unobtrusive manner.  This program has been used effectively by regular classroom teachers with students who have high rates of off-task behavior. This program…

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ADHD and Learning Assessments

March 23, 2022

Are you interested in testing for ADHD or other learning disabilities? Do you, your child, or your adolescent need to seek accommodations for school or work? Now is a perfect time! Behavioral Sciences of Alabama provides psychoeducational/diagnostic testing. To get…

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