The Great Shalom Podcast : Overcoming Learning Disabilities

The Great Shalom Podcast :  Overcoming Learning Disabilities

Latest Episodes

Dr. Pat Sekel Explains Dyslexia
April 08, 2021

Dr. Pat Sekel, our local expert on dyslexia, explains what dyslexia really is. There has been so much misunderstanding, amateur explanation, and pre-scientific explanation hanging around, that very few people have an accurate grasp of what is going on....

Blessed Resurrection Day
March 31, 2021

A blessed resurrection day! Welcome to all my Lioness listeners. I welcome listeners from around the world. You are all my lioness listeners -- meaning, mothers who work ferociously for the well=-being of their children.

Praying for Kids Success
March 25, 2021

Today, we are praying for our children's success. Success comes in many shapes and sizes; it is not all about money, of course. We all want our children to have a good life, to be happy, to do well enough in school -- and most of all to succeed int he ...

Sensory Integration with Nikki Branch, OT
March 18, 2021

We are hearing a lot about sensory integration problems and the discipline that is handling sensory integration problems most is Occupational Therapy. It may seem strange to have children going to occupational therapy,

Praying for Kids in Trouble
March 16, 2021

Finally! fulfilling what I said, that we would intersperse practical with spiritual, today we pray for kids in trouble. We also relay something about the Lord and his loving parent's heart. This comes from Jesus' parable that is often called "The Prodi...

Dr. Swank Overcomes Dyslexia, Learning Disabilities with Individualized Approach
March 04, 2021

Dr. Linda Swank argues for the individual approach in overcoming dyslexia and other learning disabilities. Back in 2009, Dr. Swank of the Swank Enrichment Center in Austin on Bee Caves Road shares with us how they help children with academic problems,...

Victory for a Child who “Cant Speak”
February 26, 2021

Recently, I saw a prayer request for a little guy who cant speak, and besides praying, I realized that I had not shared our family's victory with this issue. I had 3 grandsons who "couldn't" speak. Let me tell you about them,

Dangerous Times but the Lionesses Have a Pride
February 18, 2021

Obviously, we are in dangerous times. I share some of the dangerous times I faced as an educator. Then share the help that I found. So, this is a pointer to help for parents and teachers in these dangerous times.

How to Tell What is True — and How to Teach that Skill to Your Children
February 12, 2021

Here are 7 quick keys to how to tell what is true. This is an important lesson for children diagnosed as "learning disabled" because although they are bright, they are spending so much time on decoding, they have a hard time with higher order reading c...

Help Your Children Avoid Porn, Sex Abuse and Sex Trafficking
February 04, 2021

Every parent today has to help their children avoid porn, sex abuse and sex trafficking. Dani Johnson gave us great ideas. We must realize that children with LD often are targets and subject to sex abuse. - Dani Johnson,