CLOSING THE SCHOOL TO PRISON PIPELINE: ONE CHILD AT A TIME

  The School-to-Prison Pipeline is a deliberate, planned process that pushes students from school to the criminal justice system, based on the “zero tolerance” policy of most school districts. School administrators have nearly unlimited discretion in the application of discipline. All too often school districts have decided to use police ..Continue Reading

Afro World Discussion & Book Signing

Controlling Your Impulsivity Discussion & Book Signing July 21 at 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM   Audrey R. Jones and Larry A. Jones, MD will discuss adult control of impulsivity and celebrate Larry’s birthday. The discussion will focus on experiences with adult impulsivity and managing Red Flag behaviors. The authors ..Continue Reading

WHEN IS IMPULSIVITY A PROBLEM AND WHERE DO ADULTS GO FOR HELP?

When is IMPULSIVITY a problem and where do adults go for help? In psychology, impulsivity (or impulsiveness) is a tendency to act on a whim, displaying behavior characterized by little or no forethought, reflection, or consideration of the consequences. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Impulsivity My first attraction to Larry was his spontaneity, a.k.a. impulsivity: FTTC: Our ..Continue Reading

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Controlling Your Impulsivity Discussion & Book Signing

Controlling Your Impulsivity Discussion & Book Signing July 21 at 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM   Audrey R. Jones and Larry A. Jones, MD will discuss adult control of impulsivity and celebrate Larry’s birthday. The discussion will focus on experiences with adult impulsivity and managing Red Flag behaviors. The authors ..Continue Reading

Audrey & Larry Jones Book Signing and Discussion

Audrey R. Jones & Larry A. Jones, MD will sign and discuss their new non-fiction book, Falling Through the Ceiling: Our ADHD Family Memoir. These stories offer the real-deal reality of living with a house full of ADHD, including the ups, downs and chaos of what happened and the consequences ..Continue Reading

Black Pearls Magazine Interview

Married over 45 years, Audrey and Larry Jones are fun-loving mates, parents and grandparents who enjoy traveling and each other’s company. Audrey and Larry had a whirlwind spring romance as college students in 1970. They married and had three sons, one right after the other. As expensive, dangerous behaviors continued ..Continue Reading

What is ADHD?

“ADHD is NOT caused by: poor parenting, falls or head injuries, traumatic life events, digital distractions, video games and television, lack of physical activity, food additives, food allergies, or excess sugar.” Attention Deficit Disorder Association (www.add.org) Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is a common neurodevelopmental disorder that is usually diagnosed in childhood. ..Continue Reading

Book Review: Elaine F. Walker, Ph.D.

Falling Through the Ceiling, Our ADHD Family Memoir, is a poignant book about the challenges encountered by both parents and children as they cope with attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).  The authors, Audrey and Larry Jones, provide a sensitive, knowledgeable, and often humorous account of the obstacles inherent in raising children ..Continue Reading

Meet the Jones

Audrey Robinson Jones left Kansas to attend Wellesley College, graduating in 1972 with her degree in anthropology/sociology, planning to be a social worker. Instead, she worked in healthcare administration for almost 30 years with her husband, including running his multi-office pediatric practice for 24 years. She also earned master’s degrees ..Continue Reading