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Are Learning Disabilities Holding You Back?

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Double Whammy: Mothers and Children with ADHD

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Expert advice from an experienced ADHD Mom and M.D... more »

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A mid-life diagnosis and an effective approach to treatment put this writer on the path she only used... Newfound self-awareness »

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"Our son is bright, but an educational assessment found that he has a 'slow processing speed.' What does...

My son couldn't yet speak many words, but he was telling me plenty with his behavior. Who wants to sit in a circle and watch other kids sing songs when there's running to be done? And who wants to force a kid to sit in a circle?

Liz Fuller, a mother with ADHD

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