Know how much it matters to an ADHD student that you believe in her
Life in the Fast Brain
"You're Not ADD: You're a Blonde"
My friends had no trouble identifying what was different about me, but getting an official diagnosis was harder...
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Success at School
ADDitude Contest: Win a Sonic Bomb!
Enter to win a Sonic Bomb alarm clock with 113-decibel alarm, pulsating lights and 12-volt bed shaker that...
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Allying with Your Child's Teacher
How to stop pointing fingers and start working together to help your child achieve everything he's capable of...
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How to Get an IEPA step-by-step guide for parents
It's Just Not True10 hurtful ADHD misperceptions
Back-to-SchoolA summer checklist for ADHD parents.
Webinar Replay!Learn to feel good about your ADHD
IEP/504 GuideA parent's step-by-step guide to setting up an IEP or 504 Plan. Learn more ►
The 7 Types of ADHDFind out which kind you have, and how to treat it. Learn more ►
Your Brain Is a Ferrari
Dr. Ned Hallowell on explaining ADHD to your child. Watch video ►
Get It Done!
10 tweaks to change your life for the better. View slideshow ►
Discipline Dos and Don'ts
Encourage good behavior — no nagging required! Learn more ►
SYMPTOMS & DIAGNOSIS
Is It Adult ADHD?
Take this self-test to learn about ADHD symptoms.
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Understanding the emotional toll of ADHD for kids. Learn more ►
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HEALTHY MINDS & BODIES
From Messy to Neat
Our best advice for raising an organized child. Go! ►
Beat the Clock
Expert time management tips for ADHD adults.
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ADHD Meds, Explained
Insider tips to get the most from ADHD meds. View slideshow ►
Learn About ADHD: Focus on Hyperfocus
Information about ADHD symptom of hyperfocus -- a common symptom that explains why many attention deficit children and...
ADD/ADHD Games to Improve Memory, Focus, and Attention
These games help adults and children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD/ADD) improve focus, attention, and concentration...
The Truth About Your ADHD Child's Lying
Attention deficit children may tell lies as a result of their ADHD symptoms rather than being dishonest. Learn...
Secrets of ADHD Treatment
You have ADHD — so your treatment plan should be based on how people with attention deficit think,...
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Listen Up for Learning
Make sure students don't miss a moment of instruction with these tips for drawing their focus...
Hearing what's important »
Married to ADHD: Relationship Advice for You and Your Spouse
ADHD relationship advice, communication tips, and financial strategies to help your marriage to a spouse with adult attention...
Top 10 Anger Management Tips for Your Child
Anger leads the list of emotions that can get kids into trouble. Here's how to manage it...
Mad...but mastering it »
7 Rules for Using ADHD Medications Safely
7 ways to maximize the benefits of ADHD medications for you or your child with attention deficit disorder...