ADDitude ADHD Experts Podcast

“Carrot & Stick: Dealing with Challenging Behaviors in Young Children with ADHD” [podcast episode #7]

In ADDitude’s ADHD Experts Podcast episode 7, Mary Rooney, Ph.D., advises parents of ADHD children on improving behavior in elementary-aged children through consistency, external motivators, and selective negative consequences.

Adult man screams at a child. Father is angry at his son. Silhouettes of parent and child. Education, punishment, suppression, abuse, growing up.
Adult man screams at a child. Father is angry at his son. Silhouettes of parent and child. Education, punishment, suppression, abuse, growing up.

Listen to “Carrot & Stick: Dealing with Challenging Behaviors in Young Children with ADHD” with Mary Rooney, Ph.D.

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In this audio webinar presentation of “Carrot & Stick: Dealing with Challenging Behaviors in Young Children with ADHD,” Mary Rooney, Ph.D., discusses:

  • Positive parenting techniques that really work
  • Why negative consequences should be used sparingly for children with ADHD
  • How environment directly affects behavior

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This ADHD Experts webinar was first broadcast live on March 1, 2013.

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Note on audio quality: This podcast is a recording of a webinar series, and the audio has been captured from telephone conversations, not recorded in a studio. Register to participate in the live webinars at: www.additude.com/webinars/


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