Educators and Therapists
Helpful Information for Educators and Those in a Therapeutic Setting
The Taxi Model
The Taxi Model is a way to simplify complex brain functions by relating them to well-known mechanisms in a common taxicab.
The Brain Model
Bottom-up Brain Issues: Too much emotion. The temporal-limbic system is the primary source of emotions; abnormal activity in this brain region may cause explosive outbursts.
DMDD in the Classroom
Suggestions for anyone in an educational setting to help reduce possible triggers for DMDD children.
Suggested Accommodations to help DMDD children be more successful in a classroom setting.