Caroline’s articles and features discussing frequently brought up questions and concerns, along with latest news and trends in psychology.
This is the time of year where parents are already planning for summer camps. Hard to believe but here we are! Summer often brings a feeling of relief. No more routine. No more school. No more battles for homework or activities. Somewhat less (or different) expectations. It also means less structure and much more spontaneity. […]
Parents seek assessments for a variety of reasons. Though usually, something in their child’s life has become difficult, whether it is academic, behavioural, social or emotional. Sometimes, parents come to me because the child’s behaviour is impacting the child’s ability to experience success at school, socially, and often within the home. I often hear of […]
“When I’m focused, I can get so much done! I blast through my to-do list and accomplish everything! When I’m on, I’m on and nothing can stop me.” This is what we hear from clients with ADHD. Unfortunately, there is a lot of negative press, view and opinions about ADHD. The positive aspects of ADHD […]
One of the most frequent thing I hear from girls and women is “I can’t have ADHD.” The reasons for this statement are numerous. When we think of ADHD, we often think of the typical presentation in boys. But ADHD in girls and women can look very very different. This can lead to misdiagnosis and […]