Helping Kids with ADHD


Reprinted from Brain Balance website Brain Balance Achievement Centers help kids with ADHD improve their focus and attention leading to a more successful academic and personal life. At Brain Balance, we contend that neuro-behavioral disorders like ADHD and Asperger Syndrome, as well as learning disorders like Dyslexia, have in common an imbalance in the connections and function […]

Prevent, Detect, and Address the Autism Epidemic: Help for Parents


Dr. Robert Melillo, creator of the Brain Balance Program and co-founder of Brain Balance Achievement Centers, has written a new book about autism that is now available for purchase! The book titled Autism: The Scientific Truth About Preventing, Diagnosing, and Treating Autism Spectrum Disorders – and What Parents Can Do Now is described as follows: From the bestselling author of Disconnected Kids, a […]

Give “Amy Giggles” Books as a Gift and Support Autism

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Let’s help raise money for autism and give a great gift at the same time! Purchase “Amy Giggles” And Support Autism … Reprint from Newsletter: Dec 03, 2012 08:00 am | Brain Balance Center Purchase a copy of the new children’s book Amy Giggles – Laugh Out Loud by Coy Bowles of the Zac Brown Band at […]

Signs and Symptoms of Sensory Processing Disorders

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Reprinted from Brain Balance website: Ask parents of kids with learning and behavioral disorders if their children experience problems with sensory processing, and many of them will answer with a resounding “yes”. While it is widely accepted that most children with Autism Spectrum Disorders have trouble integrating sensory input, the fact that children who aren’t on the […]

How to Avoid Holiday Meltdowns with Special Needs Kids


The following is reprinted from the Brain Balance newsletter and website. It includes valuable information for helping kids with special needs navigate the holidays. (Originally published by Brain Balance on Nov 14, 2012 07:58 am | Brain Balance Centers). While the words “stress-free” and “the holidays” don’t often go together, all of us at Brain Balance […]

The Week Ahead: November 12-17


The Events Calendar is filling up fast for the remainder of the year. Visit our Richmond Holiday Guide for more events and let us know of others to add. Watch for lots of tree lightings and Santa sightings this week! Be sure and register our contest to win 4 tickets to Madeline’s Christmas. Also, you […]

Brain Balance Offers Fantastic Holiday Deals: Act Now


Brain Balance Richmond has some great deals to make it easier to access their services and expertise for your child. Take a look at these fantastic deals and take advantage of the savings: Black Friday Deal: Book an assessment before Friday, November 23 and you will receive $100 off the evaluation. Contact Brain Balance Richmond […]

$500 Off the Brain Balance Program: Act Now


Hurry – it’s not too late! Brain Balance is offering $500 off the cost of the program but you must enroll by December 31, 2012. According to their website: Are you considering The Brain Balance Program this holiday season for your child with attention, learning, and social issues? Give your child the gift of success with our proprietary […]

A Natural Drug Free Approach for Kids with Learning Challenges: November 27


Mark your calendars now for this important and valuable event at Brain Balance. What: Parents Night When: Tuesday, November 27 Time: 6:30 PM Where: Brain Balance Richmond, 15833 City View Drive, Midlothian, VA 23113 Why are kids being diagnosed with these disorders in epidemic proportions? What has and hasn’t been working and why? What is […]

Inactivity and Brain Development: Exercise is Fundamental for Lasting Connections


Written by: Dr. Mark Smith, Executive Director of Brain Balance Achievement Center At Brain Balance, it really is all about balance in all aspects of life. We know that the science says that ADHD, Dyslexia, Learning Disorders, Asperger’s and Autism are all a form of developmental delay on one side of the brain more than […]