Natalie is now seeing a child psychiatrist to treat her attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADD/ADHD), and along with the new doctor came more changes in medicines. A blood test showed that Nat’s fasting blood glucose level was high, a possible unwanted side effect of Risperdal. Her “bad” cholesterol (LDL) was also high, and she’d started […]
Parents of teens with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) can learn how to treat symptoms with this book by Jodi Sleeper-Triplett.
Guidelines to follow if your child needs a dose of ADHD medication during the school day.
Do you speak ADHD? If not, learn these humorous definitions. After reading through our glossary, ADHD will take on a whole new meaning.
With the help of an ADHD coach, 16-year-old David Webber turned his plummeting grades around and improved his school life.
Many students with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADD/ADHD) struggle to keep items from falling through the cracks. Talk with him about how he approaches his homework and studying when he does them by himself, and about how you may be able to help him stay on top of it all. It might be helpful if, […]
Set the tone for a successful school year for your ADHD student by having conversations with your child, his teachers, doctors, and the other important people in his life. Find out what to discuss here.
Special-education teacher Brenda Hallgren never gives up on teaching her students with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADD/ADHD) or learning disabilities (LD).
Organizational strategies for ADD mothers of school children with ADHD.
Can a child or young adult with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADD/ADHD) grow out of the condition? Do some of the academic, behavioral, and social challenges our children face get easier with age? Can symptoms improve with time? In this new ADD/ADHD video , Ari Tuckman , Psy.D., M.B.A., the author of More Attention, Less […]