If I give up when it gets tough, I won't find the solution that works best for each student.
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Like Mother, Like Son
When my son hit the wall in a middle school in New England, it unleashed the painful memories...
As if it were yesterday »
Life in the Fast Brain
The Thing That Would Not Sleep
Enzo's busy brain kept him up and active even as a baby. We had to develop guerilla tactics...
All's fair in love, war, and sleep »
A Breakfast to Remember
A brief distraction and a moment of forgetfulness turned my indulgent breakfast into a sticky horror show...
Mmmm. Tasty. »
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The DiagnosisHow to get a quality evaluation
'I Get Paid to Have ADHD'Succeed on the job
Rise & ShineTips to make mornings easier
The ADHD Brain, Explained How it really works
Free WebinarHow Foods Play a Key Role in ADHD
7 Types of ADHD
Find out which kind you have, and how to treat it. View slideshow ►
Get It Done, Now!
10 tweaks to change your life for the better. View slideshow ►
SYMPTOMS & DIAGNOSIS
Is It Adult ADHD?
Take this self-test to learn about ADHD symptoms. Take the self-test ►
Understanding the emotional toll of ADHD for kids. View slideshow ►
Looking for ADHD Help?
Find ADHD and LD professionals near you. Search the directory ►
HEALTHY MINDS & BODIES
From Messy to Neat
Our best advice for raising an organized child. Visit resource center ►
Beat the Clock
Expert time management tips for ADHD adults. Free download ►
ADHD Meds, Explained
Insider tips to get the most from ADHD meds. View slideshow ►
SCHOOL & LEARNING
Tech That Teaches
ADHD-friendly games, apps, and software. Listen to podcast ►
Executive-Function Deficits in Children
Improving executive-function skills can help your ADHD child overcome frustrating academic obstacles and succeed in school...
Improve executive function to treat ADHD symptoms»
Secrets of the ADHD Brain
Most people are neurologically equipped to determine what's important and get motivated to do it, even when it...
We're bright but inconsistent »
ADHD Diets: Eating Tips for ADHD Teens
Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADD/ADHD) symptoms and medications means those with the condition need to pay particular attention...
ADHD-friendly meal ideas»
Music: Sound Medicine for ADHD
Parents, take note: music therapy builds better focus, self-control, and social skills in kids with attention deficit...
Tuned-in treatment »
Your IEP Toolbox: 3 Resources for Better ADHD Accommodations
Fine-tuning an IEP for your child can get overwhelming. Here are three of my favorite online resources for...