Secrets of Smart ADHD Discipline: Dos and Don'ts
Tired of nagging and yelling at your ADHD child? Follow these simple tricks to encourage good choices in ADHD kids.
Do: Get Involved, Quickly
Quickly move people or objects to prevent bad behavior. For example, if your children start quarreling over a toy, you might say, “Alex, sit over there. Maria, stand here. I’ll take this and put it up here.” Similarly, if your child comes in from outside for supper and refuses to wash his hands before eating, immediately take his plate off the table and silently point to his hands.