The answer from research--and my own observations from the past 20 years in this field--seems to be a resounding NO. Gifted and high-ability students are typically at least as well adjusted as any other group of students. Nevertheless, gifted children do face some different issues. Like all of us, gifted students can show a wide range of personal traits in such categories as temperament, risk-taking, introversion and extroversion. These traits may affect their work as they strive to meet goals. At times, leadership roles and expectations of being “the smart one in the group” can affect self esteem and willingness to seek out and tackle new challenges. … [Read more...] about Why Is My Gifted Child So… Quirky? Sullen? Needy?
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Scorpio: 23 October - 21 November This week your mood will be good most of the time. You will feel mental peace and you will find yourself dropped from positive energy. It is possible that during this period you must also be willing to learn something new. This time will be very important for people doing jobs. During this time you can be given a chance to work on a big project. However, if you make a single mistake, then this opportunity can come out of your hands. If you are thinking of a change in business, then time is not favorable for it. You must wait for the appropriate time. If you do a hardware related business, then you can benefit this week. Talking about personal life, during this time you can get a chance to spend more time with your family, especially you will try to strengthen your relationship with your spouse. You will get full support of your beloved. Any child-related anxiety may end. As far as your health is concerned, if you have diabetes then do not be negligent … [Read more...] about Weekly Horoscope: 02 August To 08 August
Capricorn: 22 December - 19 January There may be some problems in your office. Today you will fail to complete your work on time due to slow work. Maybe your seniors are somewhat unhappy with you about this. If you want to progress, then take special care of these things. If you do business then suddenly you may have to take an important decision. Do whatever you think very carefully so that you do not have to suffer loss. Money will be fine. Today you can make a big purchase. There will be happiness and peace in your personal life. If you are having a feud with a member of your house, then the day is good to clear all misunderstandings. Talking about your health, today will be a better day for you. … [Read more...] about Daily Horoscope: 03 August 2020
Ask children and teens to think about how some of their negative, counterproductive thoughts that they have had about presentations, and homework demands and how they trigger certain worries. Gently help them see those upsetting thoughts get in the way of these academic demands. Share the following examples to help them see that while the reactive part of their brain leads them to doubt their academic abilities, that doesn’t mean they have to buy into these anxious thoughts. … [Read more...] about 7 Thoughts That Make Children and Teens Feel Miserable
If you are severely ill with Covid-19 or suffer from other complications that prevent you from caring for your infant or continuing direct breastfeeding, express milk to provide breast milk to your infant safely. Suppose you are too unwell to breastfeed or express breastmilk, you should explore the possibility of re-lactation (restarting breastfeeding after a gap), wet nursing (another woman breastfeeding or caring for your child), or using human donor milk. If you, your infants, or young children have suspected or confirmed Covid-19, seek breastfeeding counselling, necessary psychosocial support or practical feeding support. Health facilities that provide support for breastfeeding mothers should enable mothers and infants to remain together and practice skin-to-skin contact and stay together throughout the day and night. Especially straight after birth during the establishment of breastfeeding, whether or not the mother or child has suspected, probable, or confirmed COVID-19. … [Read more...] about World Breastfeeding Week 2020: Breastfeeding Safely During COVID-19 Pandemic