Off to School

 Educators and Therapists

Helpful Information for Educators and Those in a Therapeutic Setting

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 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.

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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.

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DMDD in the Classroom

Suggestions for anyone in an educational setting to help reduce possible triggers for DMDD children.

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Classroom Accommodations

Suggested Accommodations to help DMDD children be more successful in a classroom setting.