Dr. Terri Lucero

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About Dr. Terri Lucero

Terri Lucero, Ph.D. is a licensed psychologist and the owner of PEAK Exceptional Services.
9 09, 2019

When Bright Kids Struggle: The World of the Twice Exceptional Child

2019-10-28T14:08:58-06:00By |Twice Exceptional|0 Comments

Learn more about how to identify and support twice-exceptional learners – creative, intelligent, and highly divergent thinkers who are gifted intellectually, but also possessing learning, emotional, behavioral, or developmental deficits, such as ADHD, dyslexia, autism, or anxiety.

15 04, 2016

Explaining ADHD to 2e Kids: Race Cars and Bicycles

2017-11-07T17:02:49-07:00By |Twice Exceptional Issue|0 Comments

As the parent of a 2e student who struggles with both ADHD and processing speed issues, I have been challenged with how to talk to my son about his gifts and his challenges. When he was younger, I simplified the conversations greatly –saying things like, “You are really great at math! And… you also have trouble focusing sometimes, and that can make school hard for you.” [...]