Parents of teens with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) can learn how to treat symptoms with this book by Jodi Sleeper-Triplett.
Dr. Edward Hallowell shares his inspiring personal journey with dyslexia, as well as tips for diagnosing learning disabilities in adults and children.
Children and adults with ADD can use a cell phone to improve punctuality, memory and communication.
More children are seeking treatment for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADD/ADHD). More doctors are prescribing antipsychotic drugs to young kids to treat ADD/ADHD. More and more children are being medicated for mental health problems, period. Is that so wrong? Or were things simpler, easier, and were we better off overall in the pre-medicated, pre-diagnosed age? […]
How do you help your child with attention deficit (ADD/ADHD) and learning disabilities avoid summer learning loss? ADDitude asked parents for their best strategies to help ADHD children stay sharp during summer vacation.
As an attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADD/ADHD) adult and teacher, I know the challenges children with learning disabilities and other special needs face. Here are my teaching techniques for helping ADDers fight boredom, pay attention, and make good grades.
Fine-tuning an IEP for your child can get overwhelming. Here are three of my favorite online resources for crafting better school accommodations for ADHD and other learning disabilities.
Four tips for making new friends and expanding your social circle with adult attention deficit disorder (ADD ADHD).
My son’s ADHD and dysgraphia held him back in a traditional classroom, and his teacher blamed me for enabling his learning disability. How we found a supportive school that accommodated his differences.
How one adult’s attention deficit diagnosis — and subsequent treatment — helped her turn the corner, mentally and professionally.