Inside Learning Disabilities: For Educators

Teachers, Educational Assistants, School Psychologists, Administrators and Education students, you are all invited to join in on the Foothills Academy Professional Development online course for Educators which begins June 25th.

The Calgary Region LD and ADHD Network

Experiences of Learning Disabilities (LD) and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) exist in complex environments, and supporting individuals impacted by these conditions requires an intentional, integrated, and collaborative response that spans organizational and sectoral boundaries. The Calgary Region LD and ADHD Network was established to foster collaborative action toward more effective and coordinated cross-organizational/sectoral responses … Continue reading The Calgary Region LD and ADHD Network

Treatments for ADHD

Treatment for ADHD should include a variety of approaches such as educational and parenting strategies, family therapy, lifestyle changes (e.g., balanced diet, exercise and sleep) and medication. When seeking treatments for ADHD, remember to consider whether the treatment has been validated through research. If the treatment is fairly new and does not yet have research … Continue reading Treatments for ADHD