The Key to ADHD Emotional Regulation
Emotional regulation is key to helping kids with ADHD make friends and control their anger. An expert explains how to achieve this using gratitude, pride and compassion.
Coping with Overwhelm through Connection: Free Printable Calendar - Make Social Learning Stick!
*Download this awesome calendar below* If it isn’t clear yet, I am super passionate about Social and Emotional Learning (SEL) and helping kids (and people in general) to build these skills. I think these are the most important skills in the world and it’s exciting to see others (and the research) agree and focus on …
WHAT IS MY ADHD CHILD'S EXECUTIVE AGE?
Dr Liz Matheis and her team specialize in assisting children and their families with Anxiety, Autism, AD/HD, Learning Disabilities and Behavioral Struggles
Your Child’s ADHD Is an Iceberg
What is ADHD? It's multi-faceted, far-reaching, and largely hidden. This is critical to keep in mind to guide your daily teaching and parenting tactics.
Developmental Age in ADHD - Quest for Health KC
I’ve been asked what the single best parenting tip I’ve gotten as the parent of a child with ADHD is. After a lot of consideration,…
I Worry That ADHD Has Taken Its Toll on My Son
When I worry about if ADHD has taken a toll on my son's happiness, all I can do is remind him that the condition is not the sum total of who he is.
How to Invest In Your Child's "Emotional Bank Account"
Children with ADHD get lots of negative feedback at school. Their self-esteem is battered as early as second grade. As a parent or teacher, you can help prevent this by believing in and encouraging the child, reframing negative thoughts about him or her, and accommodating academic needs.
Learning with Technology: The Science of LW4K - LearningWorks for Kids
Research into ways video games and technology affect learning and brain functions demonstrate these digital activities improve critical Thinking Skills
Why I’m Torn About Letting My Son With ADHD Play Video Games Like Fortnite
His son came home crying because he didn't understand Fortnite. Read how a dad helped his son fit in with other Fortnite players without letting him play.
The Nightmare of “Back to Baseline” on ADHD and ODD Medications
Are your child's ADHD and ODD medications working properly? It's difficult to tell, and to know the risks of changing. What to do when your doctor suggests switching meds.
I Had No Safe Place. Can I Build One for My Son?
Because of my undiagnosed ADHD, my childhood was filled with criticism and shame. I had no safe place to be myself. I want a better childhood for my son.
Shortcuts to a Cleaner, Less Cluttered House
Free yourself from the burden of overwhelming housework by following these practical, ADHD-friendly tips for cleaning and organizing.
8 Paper Planners That Will Change Your Life
What is the best paper planner for an ADHD mind? Here, ADDitude readers recommend the time-management products that work best to keep them organized.