Tools for talking to kids about testing, diagnoses, and the superpowers of their neurodivergent brain!
NEW! A Parent’s Guide to Explaining…
Talking to your child about their diagnosis can be scary. The Brain Building Books are now available for parents, with a specialized Parent’s Guide to help you navigate this tricky conversation!
Blog: Explaining Diagnoses to Kids
Articles with language, strategies, and tools for talking to kids in empowering, neurodiversity-affirming ways.
How to Prepare Your Child for Testing
A handout for parents with language for talking to your child before their assessment.
Now in English and Spanish.
Child-Friendly Assessment Summary
A tool for organizing assessment results in child-friendly language. Use this tool on your own, or with the support of your child’s practitioner to plan the conversation with your child.
Videos & Visuals for Explaining Differences
A spreadsheet with videos, images, and child-friendly explanations for common diagnoses and neurodivergence. Check back often for updates!
Child Feedback Language Guide
Suggested language for explaining common developmental diagnoses to kids.
Book a 1-hour session with Dr. Liz to learn how to talk to your child about their amazing brain!
As part of our session, you will receive a Brain Building Book personalized for your child based on our conversation, plus additional resources that will help you on your journey.