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Forms Of Alternative Education

Forms Of Alternative Education

When many hear the term alternative education, the 'bad egg' comes to mind. For years, children with behavioral problems were placed in an alternate setting with those also deemed as having problems; ......[Read More]
7 Ways To Manage Distractions When You Have ADHD

7 Ways To Manage Distractions When You Have ADHD

When you are distracted, your attention moves from one thing to the next. Everyone feels distracted from time to time. However, for a person with ADHD, distraction is a constant.......[Read More]
Stimulants

Stimulants

Learn more about stimulants used in the treatment of ADHD.......[Read More]
Parenting Tips ADHD - How To Keep Your Sanity During Homework

Parenting Tips ADHD - How To Keep Your Sanity During Homework

Most parents with ADHD children will make sure that routines and schedules are kept to, tasks are broken down and there is some sort of behaviour contract in force in the home. It helps if there is a ......[Read More]
Effects Of Adhd Drugs On Children - Some Facts And Figures

Effects Of Adhd Drugs On Children - Some Facts And Figures

About 10% of All American Children Have Been Prescribed Some Sort of Psychostimulant or Psychotropic Drugs for Some Type of Attention Disorder Such as Adhd, Odd or Cd. it Has Now Reached Epidemic Prop......[Read More]
A Personal Story of Adult ADHD

A Personal Story of Adult ADHD

A personal story of adult ADHD. Understanding adult ADHD.......[Read More]
How To Be a Successful Planner When You Have ADHD

How To Be a Successful Planner When You Have ADHD

Planning is powerful when you have ADHD. It gives your life structure and that helps with many ADHD symptoms!......[Read More]
ADHD Medication Long Term Effects - What Every Parent Needs To Know

ADHD Medication Long Term Effects - What Every Parent Needs To Know

Why do you think Ritalin is called 'kiddies' coke'? Because it is drug based on a type of amphetamine which is known as methylphenidate. As an amphetamine that means it is a Schedule II controlled sub......[Read More]
Thinking About Starting an ADHD Parent Support Group?

Thinking About Starting an ADHD Parent Support Group?

Advice on How to Start an ADHD Parent Support Group: Lessons from Greensboro, NC (Part I)......[Read More]
Help! My Son Takes Everything Apart!

Help! My Son Takes Everything Apart!

A parent of a child with ADHD asks what to do when her son won't stop taking things apart.......[Read More]
Adhd Disorder In Children 3 Action Points For Parents

Adhd Disorder In Children 3 Action Points For Parents

Now That We Have an Astonishing Range of Acronyms for Mental Disorders in Children, Parents are Beginning to Wonder How on Earth We Managed Without All These Up to Now. Adhd Disorder in Children is No......[Read More]
Connecting Behavior and Consequences for Kids With ADHD

Connecting Behavior and Consequences for Kids With ADHD

Learn more about connecting behavior and consequences for children with ADHD.......[Read More]
Strategies for Improving Intimate Relationships

Strategies for Improving Intimate Relationships

Do you have ADD or ADHD? Does your partner? ADHD can certainly present unique challenges in a relationship. Kate Kelly, ADHD expert and author, provides tips for both the ADHD individual and the non-ADHD partner. ......[Read More]
Influential Effects of Music Therapy on Autism

Influential Effects of Music Therapy on Autism

Music is considered as one of the best soothing agent, but it also has beneficial effects in medical world.......[Read More]
Children With ADD (Attention Deficit Disability) Can Benefit From Omega 3 Fish Oil Supplements

Children With ADD (Attention Deficit Disability) Can Benefit From Omega 3 Fish Oil Supplements

Children with ADD (Attention Deficit Disability) can benefit from Omega 3 Fish Oil Supplements which provide the Omega 3 fatty acids needed for nervous system and brain development and maintenance. A ......[Read More]
School Tutors Can Help Your Child To Shine

School Tutors Can Help Your Child To Shine

It is quite common to have some difficulties in understanding what is taught in the class and this happens to any student at any point of time.......[Read More]
Exercise and ADHD Symptoms

Exercise and ADHD Symptoms

Exercise can be helpful for improving ADHD symptoms. How does exercise affect ADHD and the brain? John J. Ratey, MD, provides some answers.......[Read More]
Look for These Early Symptoms of ADHD in Young Children

Look for These Early Symptoms of ADHD in Young Children

ADHD in Young Children: Understanding Early Symptoms of ADHD......[Read More]
How to Help Your Child Overcome Anxiety

How to Help Your Child Overcome Anxiety

Helping children with ADHD overcome anxiety and fear with these parenting tips.......[Read More]