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Your Gifted Child: The Light at the End of the Tunnel

Raising a gifted child can be overwhelming. The intellectual pace, the emotional roller coasters, the social challenges all play a role in a parent’s self-doubt and exhaustion. Since people do not outgrow giftedness, must parents forever remain this dedicated to their child’s development? A light does indeed exist at the end of the tunnel, and it’s not an oncoming train! Read how the struggles and hyper-focus of gifted parenting has led to passionate, involved, happy young adults then people hear “gifted,” they often assume that means high-achieving, especially academically. How did these two terms become synonymous?  Read more

GHF Press

Announces a NEW BOOK


Boost: 12 Effective Ways to Lift Up Our Twice-Exceptional Children
by Kelly Hirt
Kelly, a public school teacher with 25 years experience, outlines 12 strategies to design a supportive, safe, and encouraging learning environment for twice-exceptional students. Read more.

From Home Education to Higher Education: A Guide for Recruiting, Assessing, and Supporting Homeschooled Applicant
by Lori Dunlap
As the number of homeschoolers continues to increase, professionals who work with homeschoolers seeking higher education need to develop a plan to recruit, assess, and assimilate these particularly motivated, thoughtful, creative students. Read more.

GHF Blog 

Eight Books to help Calm Down during Anxious, Stressful Moments

We’ve all been there. Another uncontrollable meltdown. What could have possibly triggered this one?

Is it really because of something so minor, so trivial? From an itchy shirt to a stressful playdate, our gifted kids often worry, plan, have anxiety, or just plain freak out. But they—and you—are not alone!
Our book recommendations range from serious advice for parents on how to help children feel less alone with their emotions to just plain laugh-out-loud silly.


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GHFO  Online

Spring classes are filling up fast.

GHFOGHF Online: Providing engaging online courses tailored to the needs of gifted and twice-exceptional students of all ages. Learn more about GHF Online - our philosophy, how our classes work, what others have said about us, and see some of the results of our kids' work. We even have a YouTube channel.

Now available in English and Spanish!  

Dear GHF


Your Most Pressing Questions Answered

Corin Goodwin and Mika Gustavson address common gifted parenting questions in the Dear GHF column, running periodically in our A Word from GHF newsletter.


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