05 Nov Ep 105 | Hope for Kids and Adults with ADHD: Craig Selinger of Themba Tutors
Craig Selinger is a New York State licensed language therapist and founder and CEO of Themba Tutors, providing accessible tutoring and executive functioning coaching for all learners in their home, school and work environments.
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In this episode, you'll enjoy:
Hear about how Craig founded Themba Tutors and how working with kids became his great passion.
Learn about the diagnoses of ADHD, which is one of the most common mental disorders, and some of the symptoms:
% 8.4of children
% 3.5 of Adults
Skills related to executive functioning:
Improving information retention
Spending more focused time on tasks (and completing them)
Managing time more effectively
Learning to think carefully before acting
Craig's thoughts about a very controversial topic: screen time!
What s the number one factor for IQ growth between ages 0-36 months It's pretty simple for parents to do!
How to find the right coach or tutor to help address attention and focus related problems whether for yourself or your child.
Favorite tidying tip: Make sure that all the things you need to access often have a designated place to live.
What is sparking the most joy for Craig: Simple things: his, kids, the changing seasons and cider donuts!
Parting words of wisdom: A Madonna quote! No matter who you are, no matter what you did, no matter where you come from, you can always change. Become a better version of yourself.
To learn more about Themba Tutors, you can find them at ThembaTutors.com
On their website you can set up a free call to discuss your concerns and see how they Themba tutors
could help you reach your full potential.
Exclusively for Spark Joy listeners, Craig has compiled some awesome productivity organizational apps to help you with scheduling and planning for students and adults.