Why parents are not allowed to pack for the kids during summer trip camp

During Summer Trip Camp Parents are not allowed to pack for the overnight trips. We teach the kids how to pack for the trips and teach many other practical, executive functioning strategies to build independent skills. When you do things for your child that they can learn to do on their own they are missing … Continue reading Why parents are not allowed to pack for the kids during summer trip camp

Why we shop together during Summer Trip Camp

Ever try shopping with a group of middle schoolers at once? Not the easiest thing to do. So why do we do the BJs run together during camp? Because we integrate teaching important executive functioning skills such as: -Learning how to make a "future plan" -Prioritizing what's important -Learning how to figure out what's a … Continue reading Why we shop together during Summer Trip Camp

Excited to announce I’m partnering with ADDitude Magazine!

Really excited to announce that I'm partnering with ADDitude to bring a new section of their website, ADHD in Boys. I'll be answering viewers' questions which can be submitted through the website below. No personal information will be shared if your question is used for a video: https://www.additudemag.com/adhd-in-boys-expert/

Checking out Ellis island during Summer Trip Camp

Checking out Ellis Island during Summer Trip Camp. During each week of Summer Trip Camp we are on day trips and at the beach on Mondays and Tuesdays. Wednesday we leave for our weekly overnight trip and return on Friday. There are executive function summer programs - they primarily sit in an office and work … Continue reading Checking out Ellis island during Summer Trip Camp

Summer Trip Camp in Margate NJ

During Summer Trip Camp we teach executive functioning strategies such as how to independently pack for our weekly overnight trip. Applying executive functioning strategies to real life situations provides a relevant context for generalizing these essential life skills. Camp is for boys ages 11-15 and based in Margate, NJ. Summer Trip Camp Camp is a … Continue reading Summer Trip Camp in Margate NJ