“Gifted” Film Review

That “Gifted” ( @GiftedTheMovie ) arrives at theatres nationwide on April 21 is no secret within the gifted community. Folks have been speculating about it since word of its production surfaced. The curiosity is understandable. Media depictions of giftedness can be disconcerting, ranging from the goofy stereotypes of television (Urkel, anyone?) to more esoteric, far-fetched […]

“Gifted” Film Review

A Few Questions about Gifted Adults and their “Rainforest Minds” with Author Paula Prober

This summer my friend Paula Prober, a licensed therapist, released her first book. The title, Your Rainforest Mind: A Guide to the Well-Being of Gifted Adults and Youth {Amazon Affiliate Link}, comes from her popular blog. The phrase “rainforest mind” is a brilliant description of the multi-faceted experience of living with giftedness. In October Paula […]

A Few Questions about Gifted Adults and their “Rainforest Minds” with Author Paula Prober