Looks like a great place to grab some lunch if you have time! Address: 1029 S Bascom Ave, San Jose CA 95128 Phone: 408-725-8811
Today, Turning Points has been open for five amazing years! Thank you to our wonderful and caring staff, those of you who send referrals our way, and the clients who help to make our work so rewarding. We are grateful for you all and look forward to many more years of helping each individual find …
If you’re considering neurofeedback as an intervention for ADHD, be sure to read the research. This study shows that, “Evidence from well-controlled trials with probably blinded outcomes currently fails to support neurofeedback as an effective treatment for ADHD.” Read the study here.
Have you heard the dreaded, “I’m bored!” exclamations yet? Here are some activities to help get you through the holiday break and celebrate the New Year! Check out the link here.
Here’s a fun, multi-sensory activity to improve phonological awareness for vowels as well as fine motor strength/control. Thank you, Orton Gillingham! Check out this fun activity here.
It looks like a later school start time would not only help adolescents get more sleep and learn more efficiently, but also save the state money. The Appropriations Committee is voting on SB 328 tomorrow. If you have strong opinions one way or the other, you can make your voices heard by calling 916-319-2081. …
Could math anxiety start because we don’t teach math in a developmentally appropriate manner? Read the full article here.
Does your child do well in school all day and then have meltdowns as soon as they get home? If so, this article may be of help. For some helpful tips, read the article here.
Here’s more evidence for getting rid of behavior charts and extrinsic rewards, and replacing them with character development and intrinsic motivators. And, guess what, the students who responded most positively were the ones with the greatest needs! How could this be implemented at your schools? To read the full article, click here.
Please consider writing your members of Congress to urge them to protect Medicaid funding for students with disabilities and students in poverty. The National Association of School Psychologists (NASP) makes this easy for you by looking up your members of congress and providing a sample letter for you to easily send. You just need to …