More and more children are suffering from serious physical and mental health issues that result in developmental problems.
- Learning Disabilities - These conditions are neurological problems that give rise to learning difficulties. Learning disorders not only affect academics, they also have an impact on higher level skills such as organization, time planning, abstract reasoning, long or short term memory and attention. They can even affect relationships with family and friends.
- Scholastic Performance Issues - Some children may find it difficult to concentrate on studying or paying attention in school. This could be due to underlying issues such as laziness, a lack of motivation, interest or ambition.
- Autism - Autism is a development disorder that hinders a person’s ability to communicate and interact with others. It usually develops during childhood.
- Hyperactivity/ADHD - This is a condition where a person is inattentive, hyperactive and impulsive. It often begins in childhood and continues into adulthood.