Explaining Brains: Resources for Parents

How to talk to kids about testing, diagnoses, and the power of their neurodivergent brain!

Empowering Your ADHD Child

Empowering Your Dyslexic Child

Empowering Your Autistic Child

What’s Next?

After your child is evaluated, many parents leave the assessment process wondering…what’s next?  This series was built to help!

Webinars & Podcasts

Recorded resources for parents and professionals.

Brain Building Consultation

1-hour consultation with Dr. Liz.  This includes a personalized Brain Building Book for your child!

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!

Explaining Neurodivergence – Conversation Script

This handout will walk you through, step-by-step, how to talk to your child about their diagnosis using empowering and positive langauge.

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.

What’s Next? Spreadsheet

This spreadsheet is constantly updated with resources to help parents following their child’s evaluation.

Child Feedback Language Guide

Suggested language for explaining common developmental diagnoses to kids.