Progression of a child, a heartfelt story…

​This past summer I helped an incoming 5th grade child with reading comprehension. Within three weeks he went from reading at a 3rd grade level with an average grade of 36% to reading 5th grade level at 82%. That was an accomplishment to say the least. I was then asked by the mother to shadow

Imagine if you were at the Oscars…

Imagine you were at the Pre-Oscars Red Carpet event…  People are coming and going. There are cameras flashing, people shouting, and fans taking selfies. There are famous celebrities, cameramen, stage production hands, directors, producers, musicians, artist and journalists all getting ready for the big show.  And the clothes! There are magnificent gowns, one better than

Awareness is the First Step to Healing

The way a baby learns about the world around her is by observing. She learns how to get mom’s attention. She learns that a smile is friendly. She learns dropping food from her high chair creates a repetitive action. She learns that if she crawls she can get from one place to another. She learns