LD? ADHD? Find Your Path Event

September 07, 2022

In conjunction with October Learning Disabilities & ADHD Awareness Month, the Network is hosting a special free event for parents and adults in the LD & ADHD community! Get Your Free Ticket! Featuring: A Powerful Performance Wakefield Brewster Wakefield ... Read More

Parent to Parent: New Grade, New Possibilities

August 25, 2022

By Lorrie Goegan As the summer winds down, a new school year will soon begin. How can families with children who have Learning Disabilities get off to a good start? We all know that school can be tough for those with LD and their families. Reading, writing and math may not be some of your... Read More

PEERS: Calgary Youth with ADHD Study

August 08, 2022

By Kirsten Neprily, MSc PEERS Social Intervention The Strengths in ADHD Research Lab at the University of Calgary is pleased to offer a FREE intervention program to youth with ADHD and their families in the Calgary area.  The Program for the Education and Enrichment ... Read More

Parent to Parent: Making the Most of Summer For Your Child with LD

July 11, 2022

By Lorrie Goegan "Having LD should never define who they are." School can be very challenging for a child with LD so, come summer, look for opportunities that allow your child to explore and shine in other areas. New Activities Take advantage of those... Read More

Stampede Tips for Children with ADHD

June 20, 2022

Stampede is the "Greatest Outdoor Show on Earth" but if you have a child with ADHD, you could be forgiven for conjuring up images of being helplessly pulled from one bright, noisy distraction to the next (acres of them!), long boring line-ups with a fidgety child and eventually, emotionally cha... Read More

Oh No! The Final Exam!

May 19, 2022

Test Anxiety Creeps In By Carola Tiltmann June is nearly here and students are gearing up for final exams.  It’s an intense time when students, parents and teachers are focusing on study and test-taking strategies to get the best results out of those precious few hours of testin... Read More