ADHD Experts Podcast Episode: Executive Function and Attention Deficits
School Accommodations That Work for Children with ADHD
Education and mental health specialist Chris Zeigler Dendy explains how to work with your child's school as well as the specific accommodations that will help your ADHD child with executive function deficits succeed academically.
Chris Dendy, M.S., is a former educator, school psychologist, and mental health professional with 40 years of experience. Chris was inducted into CHADD's Hall of Fame for her outstanding contributions to the field in 2006. Dendy is the author of Teenagers with ADD & ADHD and Teaching Teens with ADD, ADHD, & Executive Function Deficits. Dendy, along with her son, Alex, created a popular DVD titled Real Life ADHD! A DVD Survival Guide for Children and Teens.
In her ADHD Experts Podcast episode, Chris Dendy addresses your questions about:
- Why ADHD kids struggle academically
- Strategies for working with teachers to help your child excel in school
- How to make sure your child's medication levels are optimal for learning
- Understanding the impact of executive function deficits on academic performance
Plus, receive access to the slides accompanying Chris Dendy's podcast episode and bonus resources!
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