Are they 18 yet?™
Summary: Listen in as Dr. Karen shares insights for speech pathologists, parents, and educators of school-age kids with diverse learning needs through her own experiences and guest interviews. With over 15 years of experience supporting school-age kids, Dr. Karen is here to show you practical day-to-day solutions and actionable advice to support systemic change and help kids grow up to be successful, kind, well-adjusted people. Disclaimer: The information in this show should not be considered medical or legal advice, and should not be used to diagnose or treat any specific medical condition.
A kid's perspective on resilience, work ethic, and independence
How much “school” practice do kids need in the summer?
Building communication skills in nonverbal children and late talkers (with Rebecca Robbins)
Am I neurotypical? I'm not sure.
Talking to your partner and your kids about money
Body image and media: What stories are we telling our kids? (with Dr. Kate Browne)
Burnout, boundaries, and systems
Your mental health: Why it’s impacting your kids (with Katherine Endy)
Single parenting and emotional well-being after divorce (with Mary Leonard)
Time Management and Device Use Boundaries for kids with ADHD (with Mike McLeod)
Building accountability and motivation in kids with ADHD (with Mike McLeod)
Positive Reinforcement: Does it really help motivate kids?
A kid's perspective on remote learning
Using your child's natural tendencies to build communication and connection
The Attention Span Myth