What is Executive Functioning? Executive functioning refers to a set of mental skills that help individuals manage and regulate their thoughts, actions, and emotions to achieve goals. It encompasses three core areas:
Developing Executive Functioning Skills: As a parent, you play a vital role in nurturing and strengthening your child's executive functioning abilities. Here are some practical tips to support their development:
Understanding and nurturing executive functioning skills is an ongoing process that requires patience and consistent support from parents. By implementing these strategies in everyday life, you can empower your child to develop strong executive functioning abilities, setting them on a path towards success in academics, relationships, and future endeavors. Your involvement and guidance are invaluable in shaping your child's cognitive growth and overall well-being.
Yolande Robinson, M.Ed.
Shifting Perspectives is a conversation with Yolande and Latasha that challenges Listeners to fuel themselves with diversity in the way they think, the way they work, the way they parent and the way they live their lives.
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