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Archives: May 2009
posted: Friday May 22nd - 12:04pm
Speaking of Anxiety...
A child therapist who specializes in anxiety and bipolar disorder recently interviewed me about blogging, parenting an ADHD child, and the way I see conditions overlap in my daughter.
posted: Thursday May 21st - 10:44am
In the Key of ADHD
Music and rhythmic activity appeal to my ADHD child, and also seem to facilitate learning.
posted: Wednesday May 20th - 1:49pm
Reacting to ADHD Rage
I've never wanted to hurt my child. But I understand how easy it would be to let that last thread of self-control snap.
Every now and then I congratulate myself for not hurting Natalie, my child with ADHD. What am I saying? Shouldn't it be a given that I won't hurt my child? Don't call the social workers on me, but, no, it really isn't a given. I have never hurt her, I swear. But I've wanted to. That's not right either. No, I've never wanted to hurt her. But I...
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posted: Thursday May 14th - 4:59pm
One year ago, I introduced myself and my loveable, exhausting, ADHD daughter, Natalie, to the cyber-world.
posted: Tuesday May 12th - 3:30pm
SPD and ADHD
Why should we care about SPD? My daughter, Natalie, has both ADHD and SPD. Many kids with ADHD do, too.
posted: Monday May 11th - 2:23pm
No Cracks, No Breaks!
My risk-taking girl seems to be immune to injury.
posted: Friday May 8th - 9:28am« ADHD Parenting Blog's blog
Check out Natalie--and her messy room--in the new issue of ADDitude.
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