A deep dive into the challenges facing families whose kids are struggling wth mental health

Dr. Matt Zakreski, a clinical psychologist and expert in the intersection of children, neurodiversity, and mental health, and Tilt Parenting's Debbie Reber engage in a follow-up conversation about the mental health challenges facing today's differently wired kids, share supportive strategies, and answer questions from the community.

Mental Health Check-In (Part 2)

For parents and caregivers navigating mental health challenges with their differently wired children or adolescents:

  • Navigating a depressed or anxious child’s relationship with screens and tech

  • How to handle it when a child’s mental health challenges negatively impact siblings

  • What to do when therapy isn’t “working”

  • Best practices for vetting more intensive supports like therapeutic boarding schools

  • Ideas for navigating school refusal, supporting children who are highly demand avoidant, and more

Masterclass Guides

Debbie Reber

Debbie Reber, MA, is a parenting activist, bestselling author, podcast host, speaker, the founder and CEO of Tilt Parenting, and the creator of the Differently Wired Club. The Tilt Parenting Podcast is the top-performing podcast for parents, caregivers, educators and professions raising and supporting neurodivergent children with more than 5 million downloads. A certified Positive Discipline trainer and a regular contributor to ADDitude Magazine, Debbie’s most recent book is "Differently Wired: A Parent’s Guide to Raising an Atypical Child with Confidence and Hope."

Dr. Matt Zakreski

Matthew Zakreski, PsyD is a high energy, creative clinical psychologist who utilizes an eclectic approach to meet the needs of his neurodiverse clients. He is proud to serve as a consultant, a professor, and a researcher on Giftedness. Dr. Zakreski is a member of Supporting the Emotional Needs of the Gifted and the National Association for Gifted Children, as well as Pennsylvania Association for Gifted Education and the New Jersey Association for Gifted Children. Dr. Zakreski is the co-founder and lead clinician at The Neurodiversity Collective.

Included in the Masterclass

    1. Watch the Masterclass

    2. Listen to the Masterclass

    3. Additional Resources

    4. Read the Transcript

    5. See the Chat


  • $19.00
  • 90-minute video with closed captions and speed controls
  • Transcript & webinar chat
  • Additional resources for exploration

Honest conversation + Q&A about mental health

It's time we talk openly about the mental health of differently wired children and young adults, both for our struggling kids, and for the health and well-being of the whole family.