Review: Not Worth Saving – By Dr. Lorna Bradley

November 18th, 2015

From the first page of her memoir, Ann Joyner invites the reader into an intimate story of love, triumph and loss as she shares the story of her son, Matthew.  When Ann’s second pregnancy was very different from her first, her mommy instincts told her something was wrong. Her medical journey took her from doctors dismissing her concerns, to a diagnosis in her third trimester…

Ten Simple Ways to Keep Your Brain Healthy – By Dr. Matthew S. Stanford

November 16th, 2015

Many bright and intelligent people put themselves at a disadvantage every day because they make choices that limit the functioning of their brain. The following ten things have been shown to enhance brain functioning and can help anyone live up to their full intellectual potential.  1)  Get Plenty of Sleep   Sleep is necessary for learning and allows the brain to repair itself from the…

Interview: Author Ann Joyner – By Dr. Lorna Bradley

November 11th, 2015

While presenting workshops at the 2015 Leadership Institute at Church of the Resurrection in Leawood Kansas I had the opportunity to get to know one of my fellow presenters and special needs ministry advocate Ann Joyner, also known as Matthew’s Mom. I had the opportunity to visit with Ann and learn more about the life of her son and the importance of her faith in…