How do I join Understood expert events?

Every day on Understood, our experts are eager to offer advice on parenting kids with learning and attention issues.


Some expert event take place on social media, some on our Understood website and some in our Understood Community.


Head to to view all upcoming AND past expert events.


Watch this video, Understood Expert Events: What You Need to Know, and then read on below for more information on each type of expert event.




Our webinars and live video chats usually occur on There, our Understood team interviews leading experts in the field of learning and attention issues.


During the conversation, you can use the chat box to ask your questions. Our experts will answer in real time, as time allows.



All our expert Facebook chats take place right on our Understood Facebook page. These questions-and-answer events do not feature live video.


On the day of the chat, we create a new post and encourage families to share their questions on that topic in the comments section.


Our experts address as many questions as they can in the time allotted. It may take a little time to craft a response, so please be patient.



Our Twitter chats occur every Wednesday at 12pm Eastern. Along with an expert cohost, we moderate a discussion related to learning and attention issues.


Join us to get and share ideas and tips with both parents and professions in the field. To participate in a Twitter chat, visit or search for #ldchat on Twitter.



Our Weekend Wisdom events occur in our secure online community. You can post your question anytime before or during the event, and our expert will reply on Saturday and Sunday.


To join Weekend Wisdom discussions, you'll need an Understood profile. Signing up only takes a few minutes at

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