Pediatric Depression

Edelson Blog Pediatric Depression Jessica Blasik, Ph.D. I recently had the opportunity to attend training at the Third Annual Symposium on Pediatric Behavioral and Mental Health: Collaboration to Build Resilience and Strengthen Relationships that was sponsored by U of...

Measuring a Child’s Growth

Edelson Blog Measuring a Child’s Growth Jessica Blasik, Ph.D. We all know that we measure a child’s growth in terms of height and weight, but there are other important developmental processes taking place that we should monitor and measure. What I mean is that when...

Neurosexism

Edelson Blog Neurosexism Richard Edelson, Ph.D. I just learned a new word and a new form of stereotype – neurosexism.  In short, this term refers to our tendency to believe that intellectual skills and strengths as determined by sex.  For example, boys are good at...