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Ever Had a Kid Like Me?

Watch our video series on local twice-exceptional success stories!

REEL ensures that twice-exceptional (2e) students thrive in school and at home.

 

We raise the awareness and understanding of Silicon Valley parents and educators through resources, events, tools, workshops, and services.

 

Do you know a bright child who struggles to show it in an academic setting? Read our checklist to see if they might be 2e:

Twice-exceptional learners have both high ability and potential as well as complex challenges such as autism, dyslexia, and ADHD, among others.

 

They have deep passions and many strengths, but are sometimes seen as lazy or obstinate.

 

Learn more about the unique asynchronous development of the 2e learner:

Fall 2022 Upcoming Events

  • Living & Loving 2e: Managing Relationships in a Neurodivergent Family
    Feb 13, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM PST
    Online
    As Valentine’s Day approaches, join us to explore how neurodivergence impacts our family relationships as well as tips for navigating the complicated emotions and needs that come along the journey.
  • 2e Parent Support Group Mar 2023
    Mar 02, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM PST
    Zoom
    We're teaming up with Parents Helping Parents to offer a bi-monthly support group for parents of twice-exceptional children. Join us to ask questions and share answers.
  • Autism Level Up: How Parents Can Best Support Neurodivergent Children
    Mar 12, 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM PDT
    Online
    Learn how to reset your approach with the neurodivergent children in your lives - including understanding energy regulation, supporting children’s goals, and understanding your role as a trusted adult steering a neurodivergent child through a neurotypical world.
  • Being Mindful: Tools To Understand & Manage Anxiety
    Apr 24, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM PDT
    Online
    Learn clear and useful strategies for addressing anxiety. Get advice to address high anxiety situations with your children. Hear strategies for self-regulation and co-regulation, which are so important in the parenting journey.
  • 2e Parent Support Group May 2023
    May 04, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM PDT
    Zoom
    We're teaming up with Parents Helping Parents to offer a bi-monthly support group for parents of twice-exceptional children. Join us to ask questions and share answers.
  • Celebrating your 2e Child with Dr Tasha Oswald
    May 09, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM PDT
    Online
    Learn to frame your child’s behaviors in a new light of self protection. Explore ways to minimize your own inner critic, the importance of caring for yourself, and the need to celebrate all that you do.

REEL parent workshop attendee

I attended your workshop last night. I really can't thank you enough for the absolutely amazing presentation!! 

It was truly game-changing for me. Such a relief to finally feel like I can get some answers and help from people who actually get it!!!

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