I made a lot of mistakes parenting my adhd child. I did what I knew – doling out lots of consequences for bad behavior. And it just didn’t work – ever. I have told this story so many times about how I learned to parent my adhd kiddo without consequences.
Do you find yourself frustrated and at odds when discussing your child’s ADHD with their teacher?Do you feel dismissed…
Getting an ADHD diagnosis for your child may leave you wondering how you can help them. It’s daunting, but by choosing one or two of these 11 tips, you can learn how to quell any child’s symptoms.
If you have a gut feeling that something is going on with your school-aged child, it’s a great idea to take a look at a comprehensive ADHD symptom checklist. This blog post will break down the common symptoms of all three types of ADHD in children, and give you some action steps to take on the road to getting an ADHD Diagnosis.
There are many foods to avoid for adhd kids. Sugary foods have many toxic ingredients -sweeteners and dyes that are anything but natural can be incredibly harmful for kids with adhd. Artificial preservatives can make ADHD symptoms worse and should also be avoided as much as possible.
Make your life easier with this big list of healthy snacks for ADHD kids. Having kids with ADHD also means that you need some great snacks to fuel their brains and keep them focused. This list, filled with high protein snacks for ADHD, serves our family with two ADHD kids really well!
As an ADHD Parent, sometimes you come across a resource that really makes a difference. These resources for home and school are those amazing resources for me, the parent of two boys with ADHD.
This guide for ADHD parents gives real life advice to help your ADHD kid make the transition to school smoother and with confidence. Packed with tips to start the last few weeks of summer all the way to a few weeks into school, this will surely help your child – and you – have an easier back to school.
How can you help your explosive teen? This mom of two teens dishes some great advice. Looking at our own behavior can be a great way to help explosive teens be, well, less explosive! As parents of explosive kids we can learn how our own behavior can contribute to our kids’ explosions. See some great examples, too!
Hearing about another ADHD parents journey is so helpful. We have a lot to learn from each other’s wins and struggles parenting kids with ADHD.