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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12 Parenting Strategies That Work for ADHD Kids

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Behavior Therapy for ADHD Children: More Carrot, Less Stick

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"Yes, You Can!" Building Confidence in Your Child

Our kids get corrected so often that they may start to feel defeated. Recognize your child's strengths and... Too downtrodden to try »

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ADHD Parenting Advice from Michael Phelps' Mom

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She raised three ADD children. She survived and her kids thrived. A mom looks back.

My Story: Raising (and Surviving) Three ADHD Children

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