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Beyond Bad Behavior

When is misbehavior a sign of something more? Find out the steps to get help for your child who acts out at home or school.

8 Surprising Things You Probably Didn't Know About Epilepsy

There are some misconceptions and unknown facts floating around about epilepsy. Learn more about this neurological disorder that can cause seizures.

How to Identify and Help Kids with Learning Disabilities

They can't be 'seen' like other disabilities. But catching them early has big benefits. Discover the signs your child might have one – and what to do if so.

Resources and Programs for Adults with Special Needs

There are several resources in Oakland, Macomb, Washtenaw and Wayne counties for adults with special needs. Find details here.

Using Psychiatric Drugs to Treat Mental Illness

Medication can help children and adults with mental health challenges, but it's often misunderstood. A local psychiatrist weighs in to clear up the confusion.

The Power of Therapy

Seeing a mental health professional has value for young and old, those with mental health conditions and those without. Find out why.

The Importance of Early Intervention for Mental Health Concerns

Your child's well visits should include a physical and mental check-up. Find out why it's so crucial.

What is ABA Therapy?

A behavior analyst with Henry Ford explains Applied Behavior Analysis therapy that's commonly used for kids with autism.

The Power of Parent-to-Parent Time

For these local moms and dads, nothing beats some time sharing the unique trials, tribulations and triumphs of parenting a child with special needs.

Pediatrics Then and Now: How the Medical Field Has Changed

Dr. Marshall Blondy of Southfield Pediatrics discusses the changes the medical field has seen over the last five decades.

Prescription Drug Misuse

A new study from the University of Michigan reports high percentages of teens admit to misusing prescriptions. Here's why it happens and how to handle it.

Seasonal Affective Disorder in Kids

Shorter days can have a negative impact on your child's mental health. What should parents know and do to help with seasonal affective disorder?