Overview of Giftedness


Children are gifted when their ability is significantly above the norm for their age.

Giftedness may manifest in one or more domains such as; intellectual, creative, artistic, leadership, or in a specific academic field such as language arts, mathematics or science.



Resources:

Article about de-escalating emotions and regaining control for gifted students:


http://sengifted.org/de-escalating-helping-gifted-children-identify-emotions-regain-control/


Article describing emotional over-excitabilities:


http://sengifted.org/overexcitability-and-the-gifted/


Article about how creative sensitive people cope with trauma even if it doesn't directly effect them:


http://therapistforsensitiveandgifted.com/how-creative-sensitive-gifted-people-can-cope-with-trauma/?inf_contact_key=c5576d405660fad9faed74bea71284e1e56db5d593e55792e551c535ca79de88