Nine Nurturing Tips for Parenting ADHD Kids

Nine ways parents can create an encouraging environment to help their ADHD children grow into well-adjusted ADD adults.

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4. KEEP THE VOLUME DOWN.

I picked up this nugget from Margaret, and as an ADHD parent, it was a hard lesson to learn.

Reacting calmly, when you want to scream, has power. Your children learn self-control, a little at a time, by your example.

ADHD kids don’t react well to parents yelling at them. It confirms the negative thoughts they have about themselves.

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