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Some of our newsletters:

Volume 1 Volume 2 Volume 3

Issue 4

  • Psycho-educational, Psychological, or Neuropsychological Assessment
  • What does Special Education Look Like These Days in Texas
  • Kids in the Mix

Issue 1

  • When To Refer for A Psychological Assessment
  • Cutting and Self-Harm
  • Key Issues in School Avoidance

Issue 1

  • Evaluating ADHD
  • Adolescent Stress
  • What Colege Students with ADHD and/or Learning Processing Disabilities Need to Know

Issue 5

  • When Should I Refer to a Mental Health Professional?
  • Teens and Suicide Risk
  • Is My Child's Anxiety Normal?

Issue 2

  • Video Game Addiction
  • ADHD and Motivation

Issue 2

  • Determining The Most Appropriate Assessment
  • Teen Girls at Higher Risk for Depression
  • The Unique Gifts of Gifted Children

Issue 6

  • Comorbidity and Psychiatric Diagnoses
  • The Key Components of a Comprehensive Psychological and Neuropsychological Assessment
  • Adoptees Experience More Mental Health and Behavioral Issues

Issue 3

  • My Child's Not Doing Well in School, and The School is Not Helping!
  • School Stress
 
 

Issue 5

  • The Stigma of Mental Illness
  • Children and Divorce
  • Frequently Asked Questions About Psychological Assessment
 
 

Issue 6

  • Learning Disabilities - The Basics
  • Social Phobia and Selective Mutism
 
 

Issue 7

  • Determining the Most Appropriate Assessment
  • Lying
  • Psychological Assessment & Diagnosis
 
 

Issue 8

  • Why Perform a Psychological Assessment in Early Childhood
  • Divorce and Trauma
  • Assessment & Remediation of Processing Problems
 
 

Issue 9

  • Comorbidity and Psychiatric Diagnoses
  • The Key Components of a Comprehensive Psychological and Neuropsychological Assessment
  • Marijuana and Alcohol Abuse Still Common Among Teens
 



The following web sites are recommended by the Yorkes and childtherapytoys.com, LLC:

For Parents - Parents.com

Information about Special Education and Section 504 - Wright's Law

The following sites are very useful resources:

This site is for parents and educators to learn more about children with learning disabilities and Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder:  http://www.ldonline.org/
 
Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder information: http://www.adhd.com/
 
Children and Adults With Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder: http://www.chadd.org/
 
Asperger's Oasis:  Information on Asperger's Disorder: http://www.udel.edu/bkirby/asperger/
 
More on Asperger’s Disorder: http://www.aspergers.com/
 
Disability Law Information:  http://www.wrightslaw.com/advoc/nwltr/2002/nl.0717.htm
 
Learning Disabilities Association of America:  http://www.ldaamerica.org/
 
Schwab Learning:  A Parent's Guide to Helping Kids With Learning Differences:
http://www.schwablearning.org/index.asp
 
Child and Adolescent Bipolar Foundation: http://www.bpkids.org/
 
American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy provides information about psychotherapy: http://www.aamft.org/index_nm.asp
 
The National Alliance for the Mentally Ill:  NAMI is the nation's largest organization dedicated to improving the lives of persons affected by serious mental illness: http://www.nami.org/index.html
 
American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry: Provides a wealth of information on mental illness that affects children and adolescents: http://www.aacap.org/
 
Association of Higher Education and Disability:  Information on disabilities and how they are accommodated at the university level.    http://www.ahead.org/
 
The Council for Exceptional Children (CEC) is the largest international professional organization dedicated to improving educational outcomes for individuals with exceptionalities, students with disabilities, and/or the gifted. http://www.cec.sped.org/
 
Childhood Depression Facts and Treatment http://www.save.org/Identify.shtml
 
Association For Play Therapy http://www.a4pt.org/
 
International Society for Sand Play Therapy http://www.sandplay.org/index.htm

More websites from the Yorkes & childtherapytoys.com, LLC:

Blog about play therapy: MyPlayTherapyPage.net

Information about Play Therapy: MyPlayTherapyPage.com

Products for child clinicians: childtherapytoys.com

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