Reply To: Making Friends

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Allison Russo
Keymaster

This reply was originally posted by user adhdmomma in ADDitude’s now-retired community.

Ask the school guidance counselor to work with him on social skills and facilitate some friendships. We’ve done this a few times.

Also, ask the director of the after-school program to facilitate a friendship there as well and to look out for him where that’s concerned.

You can help him too:
https://www.additudemag.com/adhd/article/5401.html
https://www.additudemag.com/adhd/article/6933.html
https://www.additudemag.com/adhd/article/924.html

Penny
ADDconnect Moderator, Author on Parenting ADHD, Mom to teen boy with ADHD, LDs, and autism