Melinda L. Boring, M.A., is a speech/language pathologist and the founder of headsupnow.com, a company that provides information and products for special-needs children.
6 Tips to Fight Distractions and Get Homework Done!
From fidgeting to shifting between different tasks, six techniques to help distracted ADD/ADHD students focus... Study strategies for distracted ADHD students»
Martial Arts for ADHD Children: Improve Self-Esteem, Focus, and Coordination
A martial arts instructor explains the many mental health benefits ADHD children experience when participating... Martial arts for ADHD kids»
"You Would Forget Your Head..."
If your child forgets to hand in completed homework, do chores, or bring home permission... more »
Be That Teacher Who Breaks Through
Students with ADHD learn differently. This presents a challenge and an opportunity — for more... more »
"I'm Just Dumb, Mom"
Children with ADHD are corrected constantly for their impulsivity, hyperactivity, or inattention. Over time, that... Too downtrodden to try »
Do the Math! Fun Math Games for Kids with ADHD
Math doesn't have to be torture! Kick it up a notch with these fun math... more »
Defeating Distraction in the Classroom for Students with ADHD
Teaching students with ADHD is tough, especially if they're prone to distraction. Keep their focus... more »