I'd rather have a kind, cooperative kid than a smart aleck who gets straight As without trying.
Handle with Care — But Have a Little Faith
Our ADHD kids may seem fragile to us, but they're stronger and more capable than we sometimes give...
Life in the Fast Brain
"You’re Not ADD (Part 2): You’re Befuddled"
My daily routines were knocked off kilter by a head injury that lingered — revealing how much I...
It's all in my head…literally »
Boy Without Instructions
Strength (and Support) in Numbers
When my son was diagnosed, I felt isolated and inadequate — until I discovered a source of "been-there-done-that"...
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Back to SchoolA Handbook for Teachers Who Care
Free WebinarA 10-step plan for moms of ADHD kids
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 ►
Help for Moms with ADHD
Being a mom with ADHD can be tough. Here's help...
Managing Up with ADHD
Is ADHD at work wrecking your productivity? Maybe what you need is a boost from your boss —...
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Discipline Your Teens Can Live With
Discipline strategies that will leave parents and ADHD teenagers on talking terms...
Secrets of ADHD Treatment
You have ADHD — so your treatment plan should be based on how people with attention deficit think,...
ADD-friendly therapies »
Focus the Attention of Distracted ADHD Children
Creative ways to keep distracted children with ADHD and learning disabilities focused and engaged in the classroom and...
Double Whammy: Mothers and Children with ADHD
Moms and kids who share a diagnosis of attention deficit can be, in some ways, a perfect mismatch...
The double-diagnosis dilemma »
Tips to Help ADHD Parents Get Organized
Are you an ADD mom raising an ADHD child? Organizational challenges abound when both a parent and child...
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...