Self Care and Sanity

Coaching for Parents of Gifted/2e Children

You’ve got a bright, sensitive, curious child.

Who doesn’t behave like a typical kid.

Who isn’t doing as well in school as you’d expect.

And you’ve got the notes from the teachers to prove it.

Who’s got a unique, yet frustrating way of operating.

And figuring it all out is exhausting.

You want your child to thrive.

Make sure you do too. 

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Life can feel like a roller coaster.

The ups and downs with gifted/2e kids can be extreme.

It’s easy to worry if you’re doing the right thing.

To doubt your decisions and yourself.


You’re not alone. I’ve been there too.



That’s why I help parents of gifted/twice exceptional children develop strategies to support their children and themselves.

Because your choices impact everything.

And you need support too.

What is gifted or twice exceptional anyway?

  As parents, we adore our children. In the beginning, we think everything they do is amazing! and wonderful! and exceptional! This doesn’t change much as time goes on, mind you, but there does come a point when you wonder:   Is this actually exceptional? Is my kid...

5 Ways to Make Sense of Behavior

Having a child that doesn’t fit the system can be extremely challenging. The "system" typically means schools and education when you're young, but it can also be the web of social expectations we encounter in any situation.   Over the last ten years, I’ve devoured...

Not an End, but a Beginning

You made it to the end of the purposeful action challenge. No matter if you accomplished every action this month, or only a couple, I hope our time together nudges you toward taking a more active role in realizing your positive vision for the world.   On a...

Finding Inspiration

Have you ever thought: How am I supposed to keep this up? Throughout the twists and turns of daily life, you’re bound to get off track here and there. Living purposefully, and actually taking action, involves A LOT of effort. And it can be a lot of responsibility. Not...
Those of us raising differently wired kids are engaged in a more extreme form of child-rearing. It’s messier, less predictable, more intense.

– Deborah Reber of Tilt Parenting, author of differently wired. Raising an Exceptional Child in a Conventional World


This journey is rarely a straight path.

You don't have to figure it out on your own.


If you sign up for a free 40 minute Sanity Session by clicking the button below,

I will help you figure out a landscape for what’s ahead and your next best step.

For you and your child.

Let's do this together.