“I’M A SMART KID, TOO.”

“I’m A Smart Kid, Too.” One simple way to counter negativity Q: How can we counter the negative effects of the emphasis society places on report cards?  A: Here is what one family did. “My son (10) doesn’t have ADHD, but he does struggle with focus, impulse control and following directions. Although my husband was…

DEAR MOM AND DAD…

WHAT IT’S LIKE TO BE A CHILD WITH ADHD Dear Mom and Dad, I want you to know what it’s like to be me. My brain runs like a washing machine powered by a Ferrari engine. It runs all the time and it runs fast, churning and tumbling ideas like shirts and pants and socks…

3 TIPS FOR SCHOOL SUCCESS

3 Quick Tips for Back-to-School Success Your kids are going to have upset stomachs as the school year begins. So let’s be proactive and give teachers practical tools to help your child succeed this year. DO NOT hand over 40 pages of psychological testing to the teacher! Instead, create a one-page sheet with three sections…