Web site of board-certified clinical psychologist, author, consultant, and father, Chris Thurber. Get tips for camp preparation and homesickness prevention.
Web site of DR. WENDY MOGEL, nationally known clinical psychologist and parent educator whose best-selling parenting book about raising self-reliant children is praised by educators nationwide.
Alfie Kohn writes and speaks widely on human behavior, education, and parenting. The latest of his eleven books are THE HOMEWORK MYTH: Why Our Kids Get Too Much of a Bad Thing (2006) and UNCONDITIONAL PARENTING: Moving from Rewards and Punishments to Love and Reason (2005).
Consultant, author and psychologist specializing in children and families. Thompson is the clinical consultant to The Belmont Hill School and has worked in more than 500 schools across the U.S. as well as international schools.
Web site of Dr. Edward Hallowell, author of "Delivered from Distraction," the follow-up to "Driven to Distraction," (by Hallowell and Ratey). "Delivered" provides completely updated information about how to live a productive and happy life with ADD. Also, featuring his recent book, "The Childhood Roots of Adult Happiness."
Martin Nathan, MA, LMHC, is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor, a Psychotherapist in private practice. He uses CBT, Brief Therapy Techniques & Clinical Hypnosis. He works with individuals, couples, & families. He is an Approved Consultant with the American Society of Clinical Hypnosis, & past President of the Florida Society of Clinical Hypnosis. He works with children.
Positive Psychology, a new branch of psychology founded by Dr. Martin Seligman, which focuses on the empirical study of such things as positive emotions, strengths-based character, and healthy institutions. His research has demonstrated that it is possible to be happier — to feel more satisfied, to be more engaged with life, find more meaning, have higher hopes, and probably even laugh and smile more, regardless of one’s circumstances.
Fusion Academy is a private accredited middle and high school for grades 6th-12th. It offers a one-to-one education model where every course is individualized to the student. It's a great fit for students who are looking for a customized approach to academics in a positive social setting. Fusion offers full-time day enrollment, part-time courses for credit, or tutoring/mentoring sessions. The school is open year-round and enrolls on a rolling basis. There are many locations around the U.S.
With over 15 years of experience, Academic Advantage is Florida's preferred source for In-Home and remote tutoring, Test Prep and College Application and Essay Assistance. We work with students of all ages and abilities--including special needs--and assist homeschoolers as well. No matter where you are located, we can help you, as we have helped students around the globe--including students in Australia, China, France, and Turkey, etc. We cover virtually all tests and subjects, including online programs. Let our experience work for you to help you feel more confident, and most importantly, excel on the test and in the classroom!
Car games, road trip ideas, and lots more. A must for family vacations!
Learn about the various applications of Myers Briggs Type Indicator® personality type concepts, the MBTI® instrument, and the psychological type framework of Carl Jung to education, personal and career development, leadership, teamwork, team building, workplace diversity and business management.
P.U.R.E. is a service to parents and families to assist them with Parent Awareness regarding schools and programs for troubled teens.
Internationally renowned youth motivational speaker/teen author/teen life coach.