Summer Schedule Gone Haywire: ADHD on Vacation
Children with ADHD thrive with reliable daily routines â€” even during summer holidays. The best vacations balance new adventures with predictable schedules. Here's how to strike that balance.
We've all been there. The vacation you so desperately hoped would give everyone a much-needed break from everyday stresses turns into a week-long string of misbehaviors and meltdowns. The culprit? The transition from a structured home environment to an extended vacation with little or no routine can take a toll on kids with ADHD. Here are strategies for planning wisely to avoid a ruined holiday.