Parenting ADHD Children - Behavior & Discipline

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Many ADHD children -- and their parents -- struggle with ADD/ADHD symptoms such as hyperactivity, behavior issues, disorganization, anger, and poor social skills. These will help your family regain control over these and other symptoms of attention deficit.
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Help Your Child Be The CEO Of His Brain

Exercising and enhancing your child's executive functions will help him take control of difficult ADHD symptoms and be... more »

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The Upside of Downtime: Encouraging Creativity in Kids with ADHD

If you encourage your child with ADHD to take a little alone time, you may be surprised —... more »

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Why Summer Camps Work For Kids with ADHD

Thinking about sending your child to camp this summer? Consider these qualities that make camp a fun and... more »

Routines like brushing teeth at the same time each night help ADHD kids.

Reliable Routines for Children with ADHD (and Their Parents!)

Children with ADHD often need consistent schedules to help them stay on track at home and at school... more »

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Recipe for Success: How Cooking Helps Kids with ADHD

Teaching basic cooking techniques to children with ADHD or LD can boost their self-esteem and social skills. Here's... more »

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Toys That Teach Social Skills

How mazes, blocks, and play sets can build the friendship skills of your child with ADHD... "Can I have a turn?" »

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ADHD Benefits: Help Children with ADHD Make the Most of Their Creativity

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