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medication wears off

What’s a Parent to DO When the ADHD Medication Wears Off!?

By Diane Dempster

Statistics indicate that roughly two-thirds of all children diagnosed with ADD/ADHD are taking some sort of medication. For some families, medication…

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Medication and ADHD: What Does It Do, and What Doesn’t It Do?

Interview with Mark Bertin

ADHD medication or no medication? That is the question, especially for parents of complex kids. While medication is not the…

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How to Stop a Teen with ADHD from Getting Distracted

Interview with Michael Delman

Are you frustrated by your child’s tendency to be easily distracted? If so, you are not alone! But what can you…

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Sustaining focus

Shifting and Sustaining Focus for Kids

By Diane Dempster

Focus Isn’t The Full Story If you say, “ADHD” to most people, they’ll immediately think “lack of focus.” This kid…

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What Kids Think Parents Should Know About ADHD

By Selene Ashewood

Have you ever asked a group of ADHD kids what they think parents SHOULD know about ADHD (but probably don’t)?…

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ADHD management strategy

ADHD Management Strategy: Try Double -Tasking

By Diane Dempster

There’s a great ADHD management strategy to help adults and kids stay on task and complete projects, and it’s called…

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Give Your Kid A Job

Give Your Kid A Job To Do to Manage ADHD

By Elaine Taylor-Klaus

Kids like to feel productive and that they are being helpful. Most kids really want to follow directions and be…

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behavior

ADHD Behavior Management – Is It All About Motivation?

By Diane Dempster

Teach Your Kids How This is a common refrain at our house – sound familiar? “Son, you look like you’ve…

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brain break

Brain Breaks!

By Diane Dempster

Have you ever been in a situation where your kid took 3 hours to do 10 minutes of homework? Our tendency…

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