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12.13.19
Holiday lights, celebrations, magical moments. Fatigue, stress, and meltdowns. How can such a special time of year bring out the worst in our children?  As parents well know, this holiday period can be filled with highs and lows in family life and in the minds and hearts of children.  For many children,...
11.14.19
  Are you like many parents and find yourself fighting with your child about completing their homework?  Finishing their chores?  Finding their water bottle which has been left behind for the tenth time?  If so, you are not alone.  Executive Function has become a buzzword in schools and psychology offices and...
10.31.19
Can you believe that back in the 19th century, doctors blamed reading disabilities on bad eyesight, calling dyslexia “word blindness?”  Of all children identified as having a learning disability, 70-80% are primarily impaired in reading.  Children who struggle with reading can suffer from low self-esteem and may disengage from school. ...
10.23.19
Dr. Rubin will be speaking to parents at Families First (100 Campus Drive, Portsmouth, NH) on Thursday, 10/24/19 from 9:30-11:00 am about “Anxiety in Youth.” To RSVP, please register at tinyurl.com/FFParenting or call (603)...
09.03.19
Summer is winding down and preparation has begun for the start of a new school year.  For many of us, making the trek to your favorite store to purchase notebooks, fun pens and pencils, and the coolest water bottle seems daunting.  However, this is most likely the easiest part and...