Defiant & Oppositional Behavior
ADHD behavior and discipline advice for parents of children with ADHD and ODD: behavior therapy, house rules, school conduct, listening skills, and more parenting resources. ... see more
/ Behavior & Discipline
When Old-Fashioned Parenting Doesn't Work
Often, traditional parenting and discipline strategies do not work on children with ADHD. Here's how to use behavior therapy, positive reinforcement, and firm schedules to help your child. ... see more
/ Behavior & Discipline
Parenting Strategies That Work
Parenting tips on communication, bonding, and self-esteem for moms and dads of children with attention deficit and learning disabilities. ... see more
/ Parenting Skills
Go to Bed! Sleep Help for ADHD Families
Our best advice on meal planning, supplements, bedtime routines, and other healthy living strategies for children with ADHD. ... see more
/ Healthy Minds & Bodies
Parents' Guide to Building Social Skills
How to help children with ADHD make friends by improving social skills. ... see more
/ Friendships & Social Life
How to Teach Organization Skills
Is your child hopeless disorganized? Does he lose homework and books? Is she always late for school? Get organized and on time with tips for ADHD kids. ... see more
/ Schedules & Organizing
ADHD-Friendly Sports & Activities
ADHD-friendly sports and activities for children with attention deficit and learning disabilities. ... see more
/ Sports & Hobbies
A Parent's Guide to ADHD Teens
Behavior and discipline advice for parents of teens and young adults with attention deficit disorder. ... see more
/ Teens and Young Adults
ADHD Summer Camps & Beyond
How to choose the best summer camp for your child with ADHD, learning disabilities, or related conditions like ODD or bipolar disorder. ... see more
/ Summer Camps & Activities
How to Prevent Learning Loss
Summer learning strategies to help kids with ADHD and LD retain more of what they've learned and get ready for the school year ahead. ... see more
/ Homework & Study Skills
The Savvy Parent's Back-to-School Checklist
Take these steps this summer -- before classes begin -- to bring your family a stress-free start of the school year. ... see more
/ Working with School
Know Your Child's Legal Rights
A parent's guide to setting up an IEP or 504 Plan detailing school accommodations for a child with ADHD or a learning disability. ... see more
/ Accommodations (IEPs & 504 Plans)
How to Level the Playing Field
School accommodations for ADHD students who need an IEP or 504 Plan for special classroom seating, extra time on tests, and other school help. ... see more
/ Accommodations (IEPs & 504 Plans)
An ADHD Handbook for Teachers
Tools and resources recommended by teachers of ADHD/LD students for teachers of ADHD/LD students. ... see more
/ Accommodations (IEPs & 504 Plans)
Manage ADHD Symptoms at School
Help children with ADHD address behavior issues in the classroom. ... see more
/ Accommodations (IEPs & 504 Plans)
How to Work Effectively With the School
Advice to help parents work with teachers and school administrators on classroom accommodations, behavior therapy, and more. ... see more
/ Working with School
End the ADHD Homework Wars
Homework help for school children with attention deficit and learning disabilities: How to study smarter, and better focus in class. ... see more
/ Homework & Study Skills
Sharpen the 3 Rs
Reading, writing, and math help for students with ADHD and learning disabilities. ... see more
/ Accommodations (IEPs & 504 Plans)
Building Friendship Skills at School
ADHD children sometimes struggle with social skills, and making friends can be tough. Here are our best tips for making friends, stopping bullying, arranging play dates that work, helping teachers, plus more. ... see more
/ School Behavior & Social Life
Folders, Binders & Calendars — Oh, My!
Is your ADHD child struggling to organize her homework and other school papers? Learn how parents can help their ADD students get and stay organized with time management and paper flow systems. ... see more
/ The Organized Student
Good Behavior = Better Learning
Top Level Teaser ... see more
/ School Behavior & Social Life
How to Focus When It Matters Most
How to focus the attention of distracted ADHD children at school. ... see more
/ Accommodations (IEPs & 504 Plans)
How to Make Learning Stick
Help kids with ADHD develop strategies to remember more, and learn how to identify learning processing disorders with these articles. ... see more
/ School Behavior & Social Life
Evaluate and Improve Accommodations
How to fix school accommodations by checking in on your child's IEP or 504 Plan throughout the year. ... see more
/ Accommodations (IEPs & 504 Plans)
How Your ADHD Teen Can Thrive in High School
High school demands better study skills, time-management tools, and organization skills in order to succeed. Here's how ADHD teens can master classes. ... see more
/ Accommodations (IEPs & 504 Plans)
Mastering College with ADHD
Essential life skills to guarantee success for college students with ADHD and learning disabilities ... see more
/ College & Young Adults
ADHD Young Adults
Resources to help ADHD young adults manage money, wake up on time, succeed on the job, and more. ... see more
/ College & Young Adults
ADHD: The First 100 Days
The first 100 days following an adult ADHD diagnosis are critical. Look here for information about ADHD treatment, choosing ADD professionals, getting organized, finding support and moving on with life. ... see more
/ Diagnosing ADD
The Facts About ADHD
All of the basic ADHD facts you need to know to determine if you or your child has it, what to do, and how the disorder works. ... see more
/ ADD Basics
ADHD Symptoms, Signs, and Statistics
ADHD symptoms can look different in children and adults, men and women. Here’s what you need to know about recognizing signs of ADD and getting a diagnosis. ... see more
/ ADD Symptoms & Statistics
The ADHD Diagnosis Guide
How to diagnose ADHD symptoms in adults. ... see more
/ Diagnosing ADD
The ADHD Diagnosis Guide for Kids
How to diagnose ADHD symptoms in children. A look at ADD symptoms, choosing a doctor, undergoing evaluation, and starting treatment. ... see more
/ Diagnosing Children
The Emotional Side of Diagnosis
An ADHD diagnosis late in life can throw you for a loop. This guide explains how to deal with the complex emotions that follow. ... see more
/ Healthy Minds & Bodies
How to Talk About ADHD
Tips for explaining a diagnosis to children and family members. Our guide for talking about ADHD with everything parents need to know. ... see more
/ Parenting Skills
Assembling Your Treatment Team
Finding the right physician to help you manage your ADHD treatment can be tricky. You need a balance of credentials, trust, and chemistry. Use this guide to help. ... see more
/ Fine-Tuning Treatment
Treating ADHD in Children
Diagnosing and treating attention deficit in children with ADHD medication and alternative therapies. Plus, how to choose professionals to treat your child with or without ADD drugs. ... see more
/ Treating Children
Schools & Colleges for Students with ADHD or Learning Disabilities
Learn more about an astonishing array of superb specialized schools around the country. ... see more
/ Accommodations (IEPs & 504 Plans)
Essential Guide to ADHD Medications
Your guide to choosing and using ADHD medications like Adderall, Vyvanse, Strattera, and others without side effects. ... see more
/ ADD Medications
Alternative ADHD Treatment Guide
How to treat ADHD symptoms with alternative treatments including vitamins, supplements, diet, and exercise. ... see more
/ Alternative Therapies
Alternative ADHD Treatments for Kids
Stimulant and non-stimulant medications help many children with ADHD, however more and more families are supplementing traditional prescriptions with supplements, dietary changes, exercise, neurofeedback, brain training, behavior therapy and other alternative treatments. ... see more
/ Treating Children
Fighting ADHD with Nutrition & Diet
How to treat your symptoms of ADHD with a diet high in protein, low in sugar, and filled with vitamins and nutrients shown to increase focus and attention. ... see more
/ Nutrition & Diet
Eat Healthier, Feel Better
How to eat healthier and feel better despite ADHD symptoms like impulsivity, lack of motivation, poor focus, and more. ... see more
/ Healthy Minds & Bodies
The ADHD Food Fix
How to treat your child's symptoms of ADHD with a diet high in protein, low in sugar, and filled with vitamins and nutrients shown to increase focus and attention. ... see more
/ Healthy Minds & Bodies
Fine-Tuning Your ADHD Treatment
Better ADHD treatments sometimes mean changing medication, therapists, or strategies to avoid side effects and get the treatment that's right for you. ... see more
/ Fine-Tuning Treatment
Guide to ADHD Awareness Month: Celebrate & Educate
Statistics and tools, humor, perspective, support, and motivation to help you get the facts and spread the word about ADHD this ADHD Awareness Month. ... see more
/ Myths about ADD & LD
ADHD Awareness Month
Top Level Teaser ... see more
/ ADD Basics
The Truth About ADHD in Women
ADHD doesn't just affect boys, and its symptoms can look different for women and girls. Learn how it affects you, how to deal with stigma, and gender-specific treatments. ... see more
/ Women & ADD
The Secret Powers of ADHD Moms
Mom is the most important job title in the world. With ADHD — yours or your child's — it's also one of the toughest! Here are some expert survival strategies for reclaiming control and rediscovering fun. ... see more
/ Parenting Skills
Women Who Make ADHD Work for Them
Women with ADHD can take comfort in the community of ladies like them, who have fought ADHD symptoms and won. Here are their recipes for success. ... see more
/ Life Stories
How to Kill Your Clutter
Piles and clutter can make an already stressful day feel unbearable. Here are expert tips for simplifying your life and regaining control of your home. ... see more
/ The Organized Life
How to Be a Better Friend
Relationship advice for making new friends and keeping old ones without letting your ADHD symptoms get in the way. ... see more
/ Love and Friendships
How to Master Your Time
Time-management strategies to help adults with ADD arrive on time, get organized, and be more productive than ever. ... see more
/ The Organized Life
Your Holiday Survival Guide
The holiday season is not all good tidings and cheer for ADD adults. Use this guide to defeat clutter, build relationships, manage your time, organize your kitchen, and more. ... see more
/ Holidays & Travel
How to Manage Your Money
Top Level Teaser ... see more
/ Managing Time & Money
Travel Tips for the Whole Family
Top Level Teaser ... see more
/ Holidays & Travel
Conquer Your Kitchen
How to grocery shop, plan meals, and keep your kitchen clean with adult ADHD. ... see more
/ The Organized Life
Holiday Gift Guide
Tips for picking the perfect gift for every ADHD adult and child in your life this holiday season. ... see more
/ Holidays & Travel
Holiday Stress Management
If the hustle and bustle of the holiday season is getting you down, check out these stress management tips for adults with ADHD. ... see more
/ Healthy Minds & Bodies
Exercise and Weight Loss Guide
Exercise and weight loss tips for ADD adults who struggle with impulsivity, focus, motivation, and boredom. ... see more
/ Healthy Minds & Bodies
Conditions Related to ADHD
ADHD doesn't often travel alone. Here's what you need to know about common comorbid conditions, and how to treat them alongside your ADHD. ... see more
/ Related & Comorbid Conditions
Understanding & Treating Depression
The connection between ADHD, depression, bipolar disorder, OCD, seasonal affectiveness disorder, and other comorbid conditions. ... see more
/ Healthy Minds & Bodies
The ADDitude Guide to Bipolar Disorder
Adults with mood disorders like bipolar disorder are 10 times more likely to be diagnosed with attention deficit disorder as well. What you need to know about ADHD's related conditions. ... see more
/ Anxiety & Depression
Diagnosing Learning Disabilities
Learning disabilities are often confused with ADHD in children and adults. Learn how to tell the difference, and what to do if you or your child has one. ... see more
/ Diagnosing LD
ADHD-Friendly Apps & Tools
Mobile apps, tools and gadgets to help anyone with ADHD stay organized, focused, productive, rested, and happy. ... see more
/ Gadgets & Gizmos
ADHD On the Job: Career Success Guide
Find the right job, get accommodations at work, and make the most of your career with these helpful resources for success on the job. ... see more
/ Success on the Job