Articles by Gretchen Fischer Felopulos, Ph.D.

Gretchen Fischer Felopulos, Ph.D. is a staff psychologist in the Learning and Emotional Assessment Program (LEAP) at Massachusetts General Hospital. She worked as a school psychologist and coordinator of learning services for an area private school for several years, and continues to specialize in educational/neuropsychological assessment. Dr. Felopulos co-authored Straight Talk about Psychological Testing for Kids with fellow LEAP colleague Ellen Braaten, Ph.D., with whom she shares a private practice in Lexington, MA. Dr. Felopulos is also a mom of five kids, ages 11 – 18, and spends too much time in the grocery store and laundry room.

Today’s “Brady Bunch”

November 22, 2016

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Today’s “Brady Bunch”

If you’re old enough to have watched The Brady Bunch as a kid—or have seen re-runs more recently—you know that this was not a reality show about a blended family. Not only does Mrs. Brady have a full-time maid (Alice) despite being a stay-at-home mom, but the biggest stressors in the household consisted of dealing […]

Making The Most Of Your Parent-Teacher Conference

September 23, 2014

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Making The Most Of Your Parent-Teacher Conference

Yep, it’s hard to believe that it’s that time of year again.  Though it seems as if the school year has just started, you’ll soon receive an email or a notice from your child’s teacher asking you to sign up for the fall parent-teacher conferences.  Some parents look forward to this meeting, feeling confident that […]