5 Ways to Teach Your Child Confidence and Independence

I was asked once by a parent, whose 10-year-old daughter had been struggling with math for quite some time, “How much should I help [my daughter] with her homework?” Mom and daughter would spend 2-3 hours per night studying math and weren’t seeing progress. Mom’s question is a common one and very worthy of a detailed response. Here’s how the conversation unfolded When mom asked the question, I looked at her for a second, turned to my left where her daughter was sitting and asked, “How does a baby bird learn how to fly without going to school?” I saw the girl's brow furrow and lips squeeze together as she closed her eyes tightly and rested her chin on her fist. She appeared to be deep in thou

Hi! I'm Yulia,


Executive Function Coach for individuals and families based in Los Angeles, CA. 

I am  a passionate advocate for misunderstood kids, because I was one too! 


Having grown up with undiagnosed ADHD & Anxiety, I can relate deeply to the children and families I serve. 

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