Executive function and school struggles. Challenging behaviors. Trouble making friends. Internet overuse. Raising a bright and quirky child can feel like you’re swimming alone in a sea of confusion.
I know because I’m a mom and family therapist to bright kids with learning, social and/or emotional struggles. Know that there is a clear path to ease the struggle and help them thrive. It starts with 3 key concepts listed in the handy infographic below…
These three steps form the foundation of the work I do with bright and quirky kids and families, but a word of warning…
Be sure not to make these mistakes:
- Don’t focus only on remediating challenge areas. Also focus on blowing on the embers of strengths and interests for a happy, bright and quirky life.
- Don’t let your own fear or anxiety run the show. Kids need your home to feel like a safe haven. Learn self-regulation together.
Curious to learn more? Join us for the free masterclass: 7 Core Principles to Help Your Bright Child Tame Academic, Social and Emotional Overwhelm.