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Penny Williams
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Here are some useful insights for next steps after diagnosis.

Advice for ADHD Newbies

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Take some time to accept the diagnosis and breathe. Let it settle in, then make decisions about going forward.

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