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CDC Guidelines: It starts at home and at the office
Dear Workers and Visitors (and Patients);  No matter who you are, and even (especially) if you are the President of the United States, please, h...
ADHD, Aspergers, Selective Mutism, Parenting, Adult ADHD, Anxiety Disorders, Autism Spectrum Disorders, Family Life 1918
Social Distancing actually decreases Anxiety about Covid-19
People who follow the recommendations for social isolation and other guidelines from CDC and from Dr. Fauci are actually less likely to be as anxious ...
ADHD, Aspergers, Selective Mutism, Parenting, Adult ADHD, Anxiety Disorders, Autism Spectrum Disorders, Family Life 3421
Selective Mutism Information for Parents : Telehealth
Dear Parents of children with Selective Mutism, Anxiety and other conditions. After so many months of Social Isolation and (for older children) having...
ADHD, Aspergers, Selective Mutism, Parenting, Adult ADHD, Anxiety Disorders, Autism Spectrum Disorders, Family Life 3710
Meeting for Parents of Children with Selective Mutism, Anxiety, and Other conditions
Dear Parents of children with Selective Mutism, Anxiety and other conditions. After so many weeks of Social Isolation and (for older children) attendi...
ADHD, Aspergers, Selective Mutism, Parenting, Adult ADHD, Anxiety Disorders, Autism Spectrum Disorders, Family Life 5278
We can still work with the children and families during COVID-19
  Dear Parents of Children with Selective Mutism and Anxiety Disorders   We had a couple of meetings with parents over the last three wee...
ADHD, Aspergers, Selective Mutism, Parenting, Adult ADHD, Anxiety Disorders, Autism Spectrum Disorders, Family Life 5719
Recomendações praticas para familias durante a crise do COVID-19
Queridos leitores: Aqui vão algumas sugestões para as famílias desenvolverem e manterem uma rotina para ajudar as pessoas com os sentimentos de ansied...
ADHD, Aspergers, Selective Mutism, Parenting, Adult ADHD, Anxiety Disorders, Autism Spectrum Disorders, Family Life 6104
Romero Britto helping families stay busy and enjoy each other
https://www.miamiherald.com/news/coronavirus/article241999976.html How nice that Romero Britto is doing projects with children from all over the ...
ADHD, Aspergers, Selective Mutism, Parenting, Adult ADHD, Anxiety Disorders, Autism Spectrum Disorders, Family Life 6166
Saude Mental, Saude, e COVID-19
Saude, Saude Mental e Resiliencia durante os tempos de COVID-19   Gostaria de falar umas palavras com meus contatos brasileiros no Brasil, nos ...
ADHD, Aspergers, Selective Mutism, Parenting, Adult ADHD, Anxiety Disorders, Autism Spectrum Disorders, Family Life 6134
Other suggestions for families for COVID-19
      Dear Readers: Previously, I wrote about seeking mental health support and services for adults, children, and families who may ...
ADHD, Aspergers, Selective Mutism, Parenting, Adult ADHD, Anxiety Disorders, Autism Spectrum Disorders, Family Life 6039
Health, Mental Health and COVID-19
    Health, Mental Health and Resilience during the COVID-19 Times:      I just listened to a very good webinar provided...
ADHD, Aspergers, Selective Mutism, Parenting, Adult ADHD, Anxiety Disorders, Autism Spectrum Disorders, Family Life 6043
Empricially-based information about Corona Virus 2019
Thanks to Dr. Fauci for coming on my channel and helping to myth-bust so many things we’re seeing circulate online regarding COVID-19. Be sure to Stay...
ADHD, Aspergers, Selective Mutism, Parenting, Adult ADHD, Anxiety Disorders, Autism Spectrum Disorders, Family Life 6552
Make lemonade out of lemon: What to do with the Corona Virus situation for mental health of family
Dear Parents, Children, and Families:   I am sure that you have been reading a lot about mental health and the situation with the Corona Virus ...
ADHD, Aspergers, Selective Mutism, Parenting, Adult ADHD, Anxiety Disorders, Autism Spectrum Disorders, Family Life 6014
Group for Parents of Children with Selective Mutism and Anxiety
Dear Parents and Teachers of Children with Selective Mutism and Anxiety I will be having a meeting this coming Sunday with parents to start the con...
ADHD, Aspergers, Selective Mutism, Parenting, Adult ADHD, Anxiety Disorders, Autism Spectrum Disorders, Family Life 10571
Raising Children in the Digital World Era
I just watched a long video/presentation by a developmental psychologist who spoke about a favorite topic of mine: How to deal with the digital world ...
ADHD, Aspergers, Selective Mutism, Parenting, Adult ADHD, Anxiety Disorders, Autism Spectrum Disorders, Family Life 11373
Conferencia de Autismo no Rio de Janeiro ASD Conference in Rio
Estou muito contente de poder conversar com pais no Primeiro Congresso Internacional sobres os Transtornos do Espectro Autista da Associacao Caminho A...
ADHD, Aspergers, Selective Mutism, Parenting, Adult ADHD, Anxiety Disorders, Autism Spectrum Disorders, Family Life 11556
Children, Adolescents and Adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder receive accommodations at the Airport and Airlines
https://www.tsa.gov/videos/tsa-cares-screening-travelers-autism-spectrum-0 Please read this article and know that you can ask for a special code fo...
ADHD, Aspergers, Selective Mutism, Parenting, Adult ADHD, Anxiety Disorders, Autism Spectrum Disorders, Family Life 11583
Summer Groups for Children with Selective Mutism
GROUP FOR CHILDREN WITH SELECTIVE MUTISM: SUMMER MEETINGS     Dear Parents: I am planning to hold a group for children with SM (similar a...
ADHD, Aspergers, Selective Mutism, Parenting, Adult ADHD, Anxiety Disorders, Autism Spectrum Disorders, Family Life 12144
The Full interview on Selective Mutism
https://youtu.be/iGCyqFdJcZ4
ADHD, Aspergers, Selective Mutism, Parenting, Adult ADHD, Anxiety Disorders, Autism Spectrum Disorders, Family Life 12362
My interview with the SM Chinese Organization: Answering questions to Parents about Selective Mutism
 Please, watch the Video https://youtu.be/F9l5xCSeQLQ
ADHD, Aspergers, Selective Mutism, Parenting, Adult ADHD, Anxiety Disorders, Autism Spectrum Disorders, Family Life 12348
Meeting for Parents of Children with Selective Mutism: Making Plans for the Summer
Meeting for Parents of Children with Selective Mutism, Social Anxiety, and Anxiety    Where: Dr. Vera Joffe’s Office in Coral Springs ...
ADHD, Aspergers, Selective Mutism, Parenting, Adult ADHD, Anxiety Disorders, Autism Spectrum Disorders, Family Life 11930
Social Media, Depression, Anxiety, and Family Life
Dear Readers: I just participated today in a webinar given by the American Psychological Association when I learned about the association between time...
ADHD, Aspergers, Selective Mutism, Parenting, Adult ADHD, Anxiety Disorders, Autism Spectrum Disorders, Family Life 13428
National Day of Unplugging: Turn off your phones, iPads, Computers and all
National Day of UnpluggingDear Readers: I experienced a National Day of Unplugging when I was in New York a few years ago. I was visiting my daughter,...
ADHD, Aspergers, Selective Mutism, Parenting, Adult ADHD, Anxiety Disorders, Autism Spectrum Disorders, Family Life 13290
The earlier, the better: Diagnosing and Treating ADHD early in life
 https://apsard.org/the-earlier-the-better-diagnosing-and-treating-adhd-in-preschoolers/ I just published the above blog in APSARD website, a ...
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Food, nutrition, access to healthy food, family mental health
 Please, listen to the conversation between Dr. Hyman and Dr. Lucan (from Albert Einstein School of Medicine). Having access to good food and hav...
ADHD, Aspergers, Selective Mutism, Parenting, Adult ADHD, Anxiety Disorders, Autism Spectrum Disorders, Family Life 14391
Families immigrating from Brazil to the U.S.
          Consultoria para a Mudanca e Adaptacao nos Estados Unidos     1. Objeto do Serviço: Consultoria p...
ADHD, Aspergers, Selective Mutism, Parenting, Adult ADHD, Anxiety Disorders, Autism Spectrum Disorders, Family Life 16044
Going to the Dentist: Book and Oral Health for Children
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ADHD, Aspergers, Selective Mutism, Parenting, Adult ADHD, Anxiety Disorders, Autism Spectrum Disorders, Family Life 17019
It takes parents, therapists, and school as a team to treat Selective Mutism
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It takes parents, therapists, and school as a team to treat Selective Mutism
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ADHD, Aspergers, Selective Mutism, Parenting, Adult ADHD, Anxiety Disorders, Autism Spectrum Disorders, Family Life 17087
Divorce: Collaborative Law Process as opposed to going through Litigation
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ADHD, Aspergers, Selective Mutism, Parenting, Adult ADHD, Anxiety Disorders, Autism Spectrum Disorders, Family Life 17232
Parenting 101: Parenting Seminar First Class
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ADHD, Aspergers, Selective Mutism, Parenting, Adult ADHD, Anxiety Disorders, Autism Spectrum Disorders, Family Life 17629
Parenting 101: Parenting Seminars and Course
Parenting 101: Parenting Seminars for Parents of Children and Adolescents with Symptoms of Anxiety, Depression, and with Behavioral Difficulties (in...
ADHD, Aspergers, Selective Mutism, Parenting, Adult ADHD, Anxiety Disorders, Autism Spectrum Disorders, Family Life 17749
Parenting Seminar: Parents as Coaches for their Children with Anxiety and/or with Selective Mutism
Meetings for Parents of Children with Selective Mutism and Symptoms of Anxiety: Coral Springs and Aventura TOPIC: How can parents break the cycle of a...
ADHD, Aspergers, Selective Mutism, Parenting, Adult ADHD, Anxiety Disorders, Autism Spectrum Disorders, Family Life 17317
Group for Children and Adolescents with Social Anxiety and Selective Mutism
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ADHD, Aspergers, Selective Mutism, Parenting, Adult ADHD, Anxiety Disorders, Autism Spectrum Disorders, Family Life 17153
Sessoes para Pais e Maes sobre "Parenting"
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Dr. Joffe speaking at the CHADD International Meeting Preschool ADHD and Comorbidity
 Dr Joffe speaking at the CHADD International Conference on Preschool ADHD and Comorbid Conditions. For more information and if you would like he...
ADHD, Aspergers, Selective Mutism, Parenting, Adult ADHD, Anxiety Disorders, Autism Spectrum Disorders, Family Life 17654
Classes para Pais e Maes de Crianças com Dificuldade de Desenvolvimento, de Comportamento, e com Ansiedade
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ADHD, Aspergers, Selective Mutism, Parenting, Adult ADHD, Anxiety Disorders, Autism Spectrum Disorders, Family Life 19226
Parenting Classes for Families with Children with ADHD and Oppositional Behaviors
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ADHD, Aspergers, Selective Mutism, Parenting, Adult ADHD, Anxiety Disorders, Autism Spectrum Disorders, Family Life 19144
Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder, Oral Care and Dentist Visit
 As I work with children with ASD and with other developmental disorders, I was pleased to read this article. Please, share with others, includin...
ADHD, Aspergers, Selective Mutism, Parenting, Adult ADHD, Anxiety Disorders, Autism Spectrum Disorders, Family Life 20956
Oral Hygiene is created in Preschoolers
Oral Hygiene is associated with health and with mental health. http://bit.ly/2srGJxV 
ADHD, Aspergers, Selective Mutism, Parenting, Adult ADHD, Anxiety Disorders, Autism Spectrum Disorders, Family Life 22179
Dr. Joffe will speak at CHADD International Meeting about ADHD in Preschoolers
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ADHD, Aspergers, Selective Mutism, Parenting, Adult ADHD, Anxiety Disorders, Autism Spectrum Disorders, Family Life 20049
Imigração para os Estados Unidos: Consultoria para Familia com Crianças
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ADHD, Aspergers, Selective Mutism, Parenting, Adult ADHD, Anxiety Disorders, Autism Spectrum Disorders, Family Life 19613
What happens with children with ADHD in the early morning before going to school?
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ADHD, Aspergers, Selective Mutism, Parenting, Adult ADHD, Anxiety Disorders, Autism Spectrum Disorders, Family Life 19719
Meeting for Parents of Children with Selective Mutism: Making Plans for the Summer
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ADHD, Aspergers, Selective Mutism, Parenting, Adult ADHD, Anxiety Disorders, Autism Spectrum Disorders, Family Life 19191
Conference on Autism Spectrum Disorders: Take home messages
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ADHD, Aspergers, Selective Mutism, Parenting, Adult ADHD, Anxiety Disorders, Autism Spectrum Disorders, Family Life 20138
Mutismo Seletivo: Seminario para Te-Abraco via Skype
I just gave a talk about Selective Mutism to a group of parents and professionals attending the "Te-Abraco" Conference on Autism Spectrum Disorders in...
ADHD, Aspergers, Selective Mutism, Parenting, Adult ADHD, Anxiety Disorders, Autism Spectrum Disorders, Family Life 21312
Car Seat Safety: How to make sure you are installing the car seat correctly
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ADHD, Aspergers, Selective Mutism, Parenting, Adult ADHD, Anxiety Disorders, Autism Spectrum Disorders, Family Life 19197
Dr. Joffe interviewed about the Impostor Syndrome
http://noticias.r7.com/record-news/link-record-news/videos/-conexao-florida-tina-roma-fala-sobre-grande-incendio-que-atinge-o-estado-09032017
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Interview with Television Record News about the Impostor Syndrome
Dr Joffe was interviewed by Record News in her office. The theme was "Impostor Syndrome" and it will be aired on March 9th at 3 pm in Brazil by Record...
ADHD, Aspergers, Selective Mutism, Parenting, Adult ADHD, Anxiety Disorders, Autism Spectrum Disorders, Family Life 21642
Meeting for Parents with Children with Selective Mutism and Anxiety Disorders
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Support Group for Parents of Children with Selective Mutism
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ADHD, Aspergers, Selective Mutism, Parenting, Adult ADHD, Anxiety Disorders, Autism Spectrum Disorders, Family Life 20891
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