Reply To: ADHD & LD’s

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Penny Williams
Keymaster

What you describe could be due to executive functioning deficits, or could be something like Non-Verbal Learning Disorder (NVLD). I’ll post some helpful articles on both, but a thorough neuropsychoeducational evaluation can help you tease this apart and know what you’re working with.

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