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Can You or Someone You Love Benefit from Biofeedback? Jun 1st, 2020

If you could control your physical response to stressful situations, would you do it? Biofeedback therapy seeks to put this power under your control, a skill that improves your mental and emotional health by limiting the negative physical effects of stress on your body. Abbey Neuropsychology Clinic specializes in biofeedback...

Why kids have such a hard time with online school during COVID-19 May 29th, 2020

Is your child or teenager struggling with school during the COVID-19 pandemic? They’re not alone. Here are some reasons why.    Kids have lost all of their external structure. Let’s talk about structure and routine for a second. We know that children and adults alike benefit from structure. Why is...

Parenting is Challenging: Parent Coaching Can Help May 1st, 2020

Many new parents suffer a litany of well-intentioned advice as to how best to raise their children, suggestions and tips that can be contradictory, confusing, and often not relevant to their personal situation. There’s no question that parenting is hard, and the stakes are too high to trust learning just...

Parenting During Quarantine: Tricks and Tips from an Expert Apr 28th, 2020

As if the daily rigors of parenting children with ADHD and learning differences weren’t enough, we now face additional challenges with the onset of sheltering-in-place due to COVID-19. Now, dear parent, here are some struggles you may encounter: You have to coexist with your spouse or partner, if you have...

How ADHD Affects Children and Adults Differently Mar 17th, 2020

It wasn’t that long ago that attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) was attached as a diagnosis only to children. Along with a better understanding of this neurological condition came an expansion of the patient pool. Mental health professionals now recognize ADHD as potentially affecting people of any age. There are, however,...

How Vision Therapy Can Help Children with Learning Problems Feb 24th, 2020

When your child displays learning or behavioral problems in school, it’s tempting to suspect that an attention deficit disorder may be at the root of the problem. However, many of the symptoms of disorders like ADHD may actually stem from visual processing weaknesses. Eyesight isn’t all about 20/20 vision. It...

How Our Computerized Training Program Can Improve Your Working Memory Jan 1st, 2020

Working memory is the ability to hold information in mind while mentally manipulating it, usually for some kind of result. Such as calculating a tip in your head, or figuring out how to leave for a tip by calculating in your head a percentage of the bill. Short-term memory is...

Drug-Free Solutions for Anxiety That Work Dec 20th, 2019

It’s easy to assume that the only effective solution for anxiety is medication, but that’s far from the truth. Our experienced team at Abbey Neuropsychology Clinic relies on several research-supported therapies to manage numerous neuropsychological conditions, including anxiety.  Understanding anxiety disorders Anxiety is one of the most common mental health...

Here’s Why Autism Diagnoses Are Often Delayed Nov 26th, 2019

It makes sense that the term autism literally means “aloneness” or “living in one’s own world.” Children who are affected by this common neurological disorder typically experience the kind of delays and impairments in social skills, behavior, nonverbal communication, and speech that make it difficult for them to understand or...

Why Autism Diagnoses Are Often Delayed Nov 23rd, 2019

It makes sense that the term autism literally means “aloneness” or “living in one’s own world.” Children who are affected by this common neurological disorder typically experience the kind of delays and impairments in social skills, behavior, nonverbal communication, and speech that make it difficult for them to understand or...