16 11, 2015

Parenting Resource Handbook: Support for Survivor Parents: Breaking the Cycle of Abuse One Day at a Time

Parenting Resource Handbook Support for Survivor Parents Breaking the Cycle of Abuse One Day at a Time

16 11, 2015

Massachusetts Parents’ Guide to School Discipline

Parents' Guide to School Discipline MA Appleseed has prepared this Parent Guide to help families who are facing problems resulting from a child’s discipline by, or exclusion from, school. When your child is disciplined by his or her school, it is important that you – as the child’s parent or guardian – understand: • Why [...]

16 11, 2015

Building Children’s Self Esteem

Tip Sheet for Building Children's Self Esteem  

29 04, 2015

How Childhood Trauma Could Be Mistaken for ADHD

Some experts say the normal effects of severe adversity may be misdiagnosed as ADHD. Dr. Nicole Brown’s quest to understand her misbehaving pediatric patients began with a hunch. Brown was completing her residency at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, when she realized that many of her low-income patients had been diagnosed with attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder [...]