It's no secret that kids with learning and behavioral disorders like ADHD, dyslexia, and Asperger Syndrome are often easy targets for bullies. In an effort to reduce and prevent bullying behaviors, Dr. Robert Melillo, creator of The Brain Balance Program, recently shared with two online magazines, Brain World and Kiwi, three activities that parents and educators can do with kids to promote empathy and understanding of neuro-developmental disorders. Consider sharing these activities with your children or students:
To further experience of what it feels like to live with attention and focus issues, view this 20 second video that simulates symptoms of ADHD.
All of us at Brain Balance Achievement Centers are committed to helping children connect with success in their academic and personal lives. Consider sharing this article to help us promote understanding of learning differences and put a stop to bullying.
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