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Penny Williams
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That blanket response of “I don’t know” very likely has more to do with slow processing and not being able to communicate thoughts and feelings well than it does with simply being oppositional.

If you haven’t, I recommend you read “The Explosive Child” by Ross Greene. His approach really works and can make vast improvements for both boys and the family in general.

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Penny
ADDitude Community Moderator, Parenting ADHD Trainer & Author, Mom to teen w/ ADHD, LDs, and autism