Parenting ADHD Children - Behavior & Discipline

Parenting & discipline advice from attention deficit experts

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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Battling social immaturity: helping children with ADHD grow up and improve behavior.

Why Making Younger Friends Might Make Sense

Although parents worry about a child’s immaturity, having younger playmates can be good for kids... more »

Improve the behavior of your child with ADHD by giving your child a job in the household.

Teach Better ADHD Behavior Through Chores

Household chores work wonders in easing ADHD behavior problems and teaching discipline to children... more »

Helping Relatives Understand Your ADHD Child's Behavior

Parent Checklist: 15 Ways to Help Children with ADHD and Learning Disabilities

Effective strategies for raising children with both ADHD and a learning disability like dyslexia... more »

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What Did You Say About My Kid?!

We've all heard them — rude, insensitive, or just plain wrong comments about our children with ADHD. Here... more »

Parents of ADHD children get great parenting advice from support groups.

Support Groups for Parents of ADHD Children

A support group for parents of children with attention deficit disorder (ADD ADHD), learning disabilities, or other special... more »

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ADD-licious! Your Child's Favorite Meal

Getting our kids to focus on food isn't always easy. Parents shared the foods, snacks, and tricks they... Picky eater picks »

AD/HD cannot be "cured" because there is nothing to cure; it's not an illness or a disease.

ADHD in High School: Medication Treatment Tips

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Today's Question :

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Children with ADHD need more positive input than their peers, but they get less.

— Melinda Boring

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