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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Ready for Some Football?

When they find a sport that works for them, our kids leave it all on the field —... more »

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My Son's Very Special Education

I searched far and wide for a school that would embrace my son's ADHD and dyslexia, not just... more »


Keeping Your Cool When They're Acting Up

If you blow up when your child melts down, take a page from these parents' books. They found... Must…not…explode! »


The 10-Minute Tool for Better Behavior

Inspire cooperation and wipe out whining with this simple cure: daily Special Time with your ADHD child... "Love" spelled T-I-M-E »

Middle school students with ADHD can use planners and binders to stay organized.

Keep It Together in Middle School: Your Organized ADHD Teen

In middle school, students are expected to manage more of their life on their own. Here's what teachers... Middle school mess…managed! »

Discipline strategies that will leave parents and ADHD teenagers on talking terms.

Discipline Your Teens Can Live With

Discipline strategies that will leave parents and ADHD teenagers on talking terms... more »

A father sits his ADHD daughter down for a talk after he catches her misbehaving.

No-Shout, No-Tears Discipline

Spanking and yelling don't help kids with attention deficit learn better behavior — so try these calm, collected... Stay-cool strategies »

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