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Celebrities with ADHD

Look at the positives of having ADD and don't get discouraged. Don't ever give up.

David Neeleman, founder of Jet Blue Airways

The Experts
Can Brain Training Improve ADHD Symptoms?
Does brain training help with ADHD symptoms? Some studies suggest that it improves focus and working memory in... more »

Life in the Fast Brain
"You’re Not ADD (Part 3): You’re Artistic"
The ADHD brain is disorganized by nature. Any structure I've imposed on mine has come through my creativity... Creativity: impulsivity gone right »

Success at School
Enter to Win a BrainBeat System
Enter to win BrainBeat -- a fun, interactive training program to help improve focus and concentration in ADHD... more »

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No More Piles!
13 rules for conquering clutter

Witching Hour
Stop the afternoon meltdowns

31 Myths to Dispel
Honoring ADHD Awareness Month

Free Webinar
Strategies for better behavior at school

Tools and Checklists

ADHD AWARENESS MONTH
Get the Facts
Resources to help you advocate for ADHD this October. More ►

IS IT ADHD?
ADD in Women
Do your symptoms of depression, anxiety, or forgetfulness point to ADHD?
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THE ADHD DIET
Fight ADHD with Food
The high-protein, low-sugar, no-additive diet for ADHD kids. More ►

ADHD AT SCHOOL
IEP/504 Guide
Our step-by-step guide for setting up an IEP or 504 Plan for your child.
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ADHD TREATMENT
Treat ADHD Naturally
Non-drug therapies from fish oil and zinc, to brain training and behavior therapy. Learn more ►

DISCIPLINE STRATEGIES
Oppositional and Defiant
Why typical discipline doesn’t work, and parenting tactics do.
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SLEEP PROBLEMS
Why She Won’t Sleep
And what you can do about it. Learn more ►

HOMEWORK HELP
End the Homework Wars
Secrets to finishing assignments faster and with less frustration.
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INSIDE THE ADHD BRAIN
Why We Act the Way We Do
Why ADHD adults hyperfocus, obsess, doubt our abilities, and more. Learn more ►

ADHD TEENS
High School Survival Guide
Help your teen grow more independent, self-sufficient, and trustworthy.
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ADULT ADHD
8 Most ADHD-Friendly Jobs
Careers that capitalize on your creativity, energy, problem-solving skills, and more. More ►

ADHD PARENTING
Discipline Dos and Don'ts
Encourage good behavior — no nagging required! Learn more ►

ADHD TREATMENT
ADHD Meds, Explained
Insider tips to get the most from ADHD meds. View slideshow ►

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  • ADHD Symptoms & Diagnosis

    Women with ADD: Why Girls and Moms Go Undiagnosed

    ADD is not a male disorder. But misconceptions and missed signs mean that women often get misdiagnosed. Here's... more »

    Adult ADHD

    Math Apps Your Child Can Count On

    Practice is key to mastering math facts — but it doesn't have to be boring. These fun skill-building... Sum fun »

    Parenting ADHD Children

    12 Parenting Strategies That Work for ADHD Kids

    Raising a child who has ADHD isn't easy. Use these parenting strategies to smooth out the rough spots... more »

    ADHD Treatment

    ADHD Medications List and Guide

    Confused about which ADHD medication is right for you? Read on as our expert explains the dosing and... ADHD medications list»

    School & Learning Disabilities

    The New Way to Study with ADHD

    No more late-night cramming — research shows these study techniques help kids with attention deficit learn faster, retain... A grade-A plan »

    ADHD Symptoms & Diagnosis

    Diagnosing ADD in Women

    How to recognize the unique signs and symptoms of attention deficit disorder (ADD ADHD) in women... more »

    Adult ADHD

    You're Hired! 4 Secrets to Early Career Success

    InventiveLabs, an innovative new "career lab," is offering real-world education, training, and life coaching to young adults with... more »

    Parenting ADHD Children

    Behavior Therapy for ADHD Children: More Carrot, Less Stick

    The best programs to eliminate problem behaviors in children with ADHD - and where parents can find discipline... more »

    ADHD Treatment

    ADHD Medications Explained

    When it comes to treating attention deficit, good information may be the best medicine. An expert answers all... Well informed, correctly medicated »

    School & Learning Disabilities

    ADHD in School: Finding the Right Learning Environment for Your Child

    Essential questions for parents who are seeking the best learning environment for a child with ADHD or learning... more »

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