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11.15.18
This time of the year we look forward to taking some time to appreciate those around us and reflect on what we are grateful for in our lives.  The staff at PNC would like to show our gratitude to all of you by sharing our favorite books and podcasts that...
11.01.18
Have you noticed lately that your child’s grades are slipping, homework is a battle, or just getting to school is a struggle?  These could be signs that your child may benefit from a tutor to get them back on track for increased confidence and school success.  The following are a...
10.26.18
Linda Martin, M.Ed., CAGS, AOGPE ,  offers a valuable resource with her list of the top ten books on Dyslexia for parents and teachers.  This list highlights the learning struggles as well as visual strengths commonly associated with children and adults with Dyslexia from the perspectives of scientists, educators, and...
10.18.18
Besides focusing on ADHD, the month of October is also Dyslexia Awareness Month.  Isn’t it interesting that these two conditions affecting so many children should share a month of study and discussion so early in the school year?  How are they connected?  If your child is diagnosed with one of...
10.17.18
Studies indicate that 5% of children have Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder, otherwise known as ADHD.   Although the name of the neurodevelopmental disorder has changed over the years (i.e., past names included hyperkinetic impulse disorder, minimal brain dysfunction, and ADD), the key symptoms involve significant challenges with inattention, hyperactivity, and overall behavior dysregulation...