Resources for Parents

Tools for talking to kids about testing, diagnoses, and the superpowers of a neurodivergent brain!

NEW! The Brain Building Book for Parents

Tools to empower your children!

Talking to your child about their diagnosis can be scary.  The Brain Building Books are now available with a Parent Guide to help parents navigate this tricky conversation.

Explaining Diagnoses to Kids – Blog

Articles with language, strategies, and tools for talking to kids in empowering, neurodiversity-affirming ways.

How to Prepare Kids for Testing

A handout for parents with language for talking to your child before their assessment.

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, Images, and Books for Explaining Differences

A spreadsheet with videos, images, and child-friendly explanations for common diagnoses.  Check back often for updates!

Personal Consultation

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.