Strategies to Help Your ADHD Child Fib Less

Understand why kids with ADHD are more prone to tell lies — and learn what you can do to help guide your ADHDer to honesty.

Liar, Liar

All children lie occasionally. But because of impulsivity and low self-esteem — and their tendency to make mistakes that they think need covering up — kids with ADHD are especially prone to stretching the truth. How should parents react when they catch their child in a lie? Use these strategies to help your child recognize the importance of telling the truth.
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