Feeling sorry for a child who struggles with a special need is a common, understandable reaction from a loving parent. But it's not going to help your kid. Here's how to adopt a new mindset that will.
Rita Eichenstein, Ph.D.
Rita Eichenstein, Ph.D., is a leading pediatric neuropsychologist, renowned in the field of child development, and author of “Not What I Expected: Help and Hope for Parents of Atypical Children (Perigee, April 7, 2015 ) and the popular blog Positively Atypical (positivelyatypical.com). An expert in the fields of child development and special education, Dr. Eichenstein maintains a private practice specializing in child assessment and counseling parents with atypical children. For more information, go to drritaeichenstein.com.