Is It a Tantrum or Oppositional Defiant Disorder?

Anyone who has lived with a child has probably experienced the dreaded temper tantrum. It’s perfectly normal for children to argue, refuse to cooperate, and disobey authority every now and then. However, you should be concerned if your kid is often angry or hostile and starts to have problems with […]

What Questions Should I Ask a College Admissions Counselor?

As you begin applying to colleges, you want to look for qualities in colleges that fulfill your higher education pursuits. These qualities could cover areas such as academic environment, campus life, and career preparation. Think of your college search as a recipe: You want to add certain ingredients to give […]

You Should Start Couples Counseling Sooner Than You Think

It’s not uncommon for one or both partners in a relationship to feel unhappy in some way, at some point, for some reason. After all, relationships are complicated and even the best ones go through ups and downs. Communicating your feelings can sometimes be uncomfortable and intimidating, whether it’s something […]


The SAT and ACT are both informative tests used to evaluate high school students’ knowledge as they’re applying for college admission and scholarships. You can take either of these tests or both as you prepare to further your education. Understanding the differences will help you make the best choice and […]

How Standardized Tests Are Limiting for Those With Disabilities

Standardized testing is a significant aspect of the education system in the United States. Students take standardized tests throughout their educational experiences, often beginning as early as first grade, to monitor their progress and help schools determine the areas in which their students need additional support and resources. However, those […]

How To Calm a Child With ADHD

Parenting is never easy, and it can be even more challenging when your child has attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). Without proper management, common ADHD symptoms can surface and quickly lead to meltdowns and behavioral issues. However, with care and attention, you can help your child manage even the most persistent symptoms. Learn […]

How PTSD Can Manifest

It’s easy to assume that everyone experiences post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in the same way. However, PTSD can reveal itself in more than a dozen ways. Discover how PTSD can manifest and learn some of the most common symptoms in children and adults. What Might Cause PTSD? PTSD is a […]

How To Become a Neuropsychologist

If you’re interested in health care and psychology, you may want to consider pursuing a career as a neuropsychologist. While it requires extensive qualifications and commitment, this profession is personally rewarding because it gives you the opportunity to help people overcome mental health problems and enjoy a better quality of […]