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.
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.