For kids, high sensitivity to stress isn’t necessarily bad – TIME Healthland

Generally speaking, past research has shown that children who are highly sensitive to stress tend to be at higher risk for health and behavioral problems compared with their less delicate peers. Yet, a new study finds that sensitivity in of itself may not necessarily be what primes children for struggles. According to new research published … More For kids, high sensitivity to stress isn’t necessarily bad – TIME Healthland

NPR’s Asperger’s FAIL « The Biology Files

Excerpt from NPR’s Asperger’s FAIL « The Biology Files. NPR’s “All Things Considered” ran a piece today on the difficulties in defining “mental disorders.” Based on what is posted on their site regarding the piece, they essentially report the opinion of one man, Allen Frances, who has taken it upon himself to do two selfish … More NPR’s Asperger’s FAIL « The Biology Files

Growing Happy Kids – Child Expert and Author Maureen Healy | Using the wisdom of the world to raise children’s hearts

Growing Happy Kids Growing Happy Kids mission is to foster happiness in children around the world. Founded by Maureen Healy, a leader in the field of children’s emotional health, our organization reflects Healy’s personal mission to share the wisdom of the world in guiding more parents on how to raise stronger and happier kids today. … More Growing Happy Kids – Child Expert and Author Maureen Healy | Using the wisdom of the world to raise children’s hearts