Monthly Archives: July 2015

The road to James Cameron School – Part One

on 23 July 2015

Navigating the school system and learning to advocate for your child’s education can be a struggle for many parents. Adding a suspected learning disability to the mix can make things even more difficult.

No one experience is the same. If you are trying to determine if your child has a learning disability, such as dyslexia, the road can be long and winding, full of detours or sometimes clear and direct. Whatever the case, we hope to give you some insight through the experiences of the following families in their...

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Interview with Dr. Vanessa Lapointe – Part Two

on 9 July 2015

Here is part two of our interview with Dr. Vanessa Lapointe, registered psychologist and the clinic founder of The Wishing Star Lapointe Developmental Clinic. 

JCS: How does an assessment work?

Dr. Lapointe: Some clinics use a set battery, a set series that they administer to every single child. We do not.

We create the assessment based on what the referral questions are...

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