ADDitude Webinars

Overcoming Dysgraphia and Writing Challenges: A Guide for Teachers and Parents
On Tuesday, February 7th, at 1 pm ET, join us for a free expert webinar with Kendra Wagner, M.A..
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ADHD News Feed

Another Piece of the Puzzle? New Research Zeroes In On the Specific Genetic Components of ADHD
Researchers have long known that the gene known as ADGRL3 is linked to ADHD, but they’ve not understood exactly how. Now, new research has identified a variation on the gene that may clarify the cause-and-effect pathway to ADHD.
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ADHD News Feed

More Medical Students Have ADHD and Learning Disabilities Than Previously Estimated
Nearly 3 percent of U.S. medical students have some form of disability, a much higher number than ever before estimated. This finding points to the need to decrease stigma and improve accommodations for these soon-to-be doctors.
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ADHD News Feed

New Study: Test-Taking Accommodations May Fall Short for Students with ADHD
A surprising new study finds that accommodations commonly used by students with ADHD when taking tests don’t always correlate with improved scores.
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All Together ADHD

“We Live in the Kingdom of Forgetfulness”
Our family could use a planner, but we’d probably lose it anyway.
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ADDitude Webinars

7 Ways to Be More Productive — and Crush It At Work
Replay this free webinar with Alan Brown, and download the expert slides.
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Family Guy

Me and My ADHD Family—Happily Imperfect Together
The best thing we can do for our children when we blunder is to show them that we don’t hate ourselves.
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Mom Is the Word

My Daughter the Positive Role Model
How Lee’s ADHD helps her “get” and inspire younger kids with the same disorder.
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Family Guy

“I Got a Lot Done Today. So Why Do I Feel Like a Loser!”
I lift my daughters’ spirits when they’re down with inspirational advice. Now it’s time for me to follow it.
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ADHD Dad Blog

After-Effects of the Anxiety Weasel at the Wheel
I’m always on guard for anxiety attacks, but they sneak up on me anyway.
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Be Our Guest

What I Love About My Wife with ADHD
Google will tell you that marriage with ADHD is difficult, but there are so many traits that come along with the condition I wouldn’t trade in for the world. They make my wife the woman I love.
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ADHD & the City

My Birthday Wish
This year, instead of wishing away my ADHD and the unstable, ever-changing life it brings, I am taking a deep breath and blowing out my candles with the dream that society can start to accept us folks with ADHD the zany, wonderful way we already are.
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Gadgets & Apps

Apps Ahoy! 5 for Building a Better, Happier, Calmer You
ADDitude highlights some of the iOS and Android apps that promise to help you build better habits, practice CBT at home, or actually become happier.
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ADHD Videos

“I Can Do It Myself, Mom!”
It's a refrain parents hear over-and-over again as tweens start to develop independence in middle school. The only problem is that ADHD – and the executive functioning difficulties it brings – makes it harder for our kids to manage school on their own. Dr. Sam Wasserman offers practical tips for caregivers and adolescents.
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ADDitude Webinars

Could It Be Nonverbal Learning Disability? An Overlooked LD in Kids with ADHD
On Thursday, January 26th, at 1 pm ET, join us for a free expert webinar with Amy Margolis, Ph.D.
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All Together ADHD

Have Yourself a Merry Little (ADHD) Christmas
It may be more chaotic than a regular one, but we wouldn’t know. We’ve never had anything different.
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ADHD News Feed

An Inactive Lifestyle May Hurt Boys’ Academic Progress
Lack of exercise may affect reading and math skills in young boys.
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Be Our Guest

The Highs and Lows of Parenting Two Kids with ADHD
Keep going, keep supporting your kids, and keep educating others about ADHD, no matter what is thrown at you.
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ADHD News Feed

Sleep Interventions May Improve ADHD Symptoms in Children
A small study found that children who undergo doctor-guided “sleep hygiene” interventions not only sleep better; they also show a decrease in ADHD symptoms like hyperactivity.
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ADDitude Webinars

An Educator’s Guide to Teaching Students with ADHD
Replay this free expert webinar with Jerome J. Schultz, Ph.D., and download the expert slides.
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ADHD Dad Blog

Lost in the Dark City of Panic Attack
The anxiety weasel in my chest gets ahold of me and whispers baseless lies in my ears.
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ADHD News Feed

A Mom’s Ability to Work Affected by Her Child’s ADHD
An ADHD diagnosis affects a mother’s workforce participation, making it critical that ADHD treatment addresses this long-term economic effect.
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All Together ADHD

Screen Time Equals Calm Time for My Son
I have to accept Blaise’s way of dealing with life. I need to support his need to click the remote, to lie on the couch, and to zone out.
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Be Our Guest

Five Tools Parents—and Kids—Can’t Live Without
Hey, I can do it all, just like neurotypical moms, with a little help from my gadgets.
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