because when we understand each other better, we can love each other better.
and that, I believe, is what we are here on earth to do.

THINKPRINT: know your mind
Welcome!  I am a neuropsychologist with many years experience working with children, teens and adults, helping them overcome problems with learning, attention, behavior, relationships, mood, motivation, and memory.  Please contact me if you have any questions or comments.

Explaining & Understanding

December 14, 2017

I learned something very important yesterday. It was a paradigm shift of tectonic proportions. I am still marveling… I was explaining something to a friend. I probably spend more time than most people explaining things, and I tend to think of myself as pretty good at it. But I failed completely. I was explaining a Continue Reading

Neurodiversity & Learning

November 27, 2017

When I came up with the word “ThinkPrint,” I was speaking to a group of teachers about how to understand the test results from a child’s neuropsychological or psychoeducational evaluation. I was showing them the graphs of scores of children with different learning and other issues. The different patterns of strength and weakness across the Continue Reading

Calming Emotions

September 5, 2017

One of the most challenging moments in parenting is when our children are upset.  We are wired to experience distress in response to our child’s distress (we call it empathy) so that we are motivated to care for them – feed them when they’re hungry, bundle them when they’re cold, and so on. However, children Continue Reading