Reply To: Seeking Definitive Teen Diagnosis

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Penny Williams
Keymaster

Smart kids often fall through the cracks. While they may not be performing to their potential, they are doing well enough in school to not look like there’s a problem.

“The Curse of Good Behavior and Stellar Grades”

The only thing you can do is seek another evaluation from a new clinician if you still feel there’s something holding him back or things he’s struggling with.

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