Reply To: Childcare

Penny Williams

Here are some childcare tips for parents of kids with ADHD:

Sitter Strategies

I would definitely talk with the caregiver about her behavior and how to best handle it.

Then, here are a couple articles on anger in children with ADHD and how you can improve it:

When His Anger Overpowers Logic — and Love

Take A Deep Breath: Teaching Kids to Control Emotions

I really like the Zones of Regulation program for teaching emotional awareness and control too. We did it with my son’s OT, but you can also do it at home (we had to do it at home too, of course).

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