July 15, 2019

Dear parents,

How do we get kids to change their habits? To create more functional routines? How do we get them to think for themselves, to plan ahead, to get organized, and to get stuff done even if they don't feel like it? How do we encourage kids t...

July 7, 2019

Dear parents,

I've had the benefit of observing, interviewing, and consulting  thousands of families as an academic and executive function coach over the course of the last decade.   

The model I review in this video is one that I d...

July 1, 2019

Dear parents,

When your child is being oppositional, disrespectful, or acting on an emotional impulse in a heated moment, how do you respond?

Do you give in to your own impulse to act on your emotions? Or can you model emotional self-regulation and imp...

May 16, 2019

'Alpha' is the first letter of the Greek alphabet, just like 'A' is the first letter of the English alphabet. To be an alpha means to go first or to take the lead. An alpha parent is one who takes the lead and who models the behavior that they w...

January 18, 2019

Elaine Taylor-Klaus is a certified coach, author, and co-Founder of Impact ADHD, and co-creator of Sanity School. This week she hosted a workshop called "Why are you yelling? Taming the Triggers and Turning the Family Volume Way Down."

In this Vlog, I...

September 10, 2018

Watch this short video to learn the top four reasons parents give me for yelling at their kids.

Learn how it affects the development of their child's executive functioning.

PS, lots of yelling and arguing can be attributed to issues surrounding school....

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