7 Known Facts About ADHD

These are facts about ADHD. We need to accept that ADHD is real, and it is not benign. We also need to be able to establish a diagnosis and start appropriate treatment in order to reduce the symptoms of ADHD and improve functioning, and thereby give our young warriors ( and adult warriors too) a… Continue reading 7 Known Facts About ADHD

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What Special Needs Parents Worry About

Parents of kids with special needs worry a lot. Some parents worried most about what would happen to their children when they were adults. Who would take care of them? What sort of life would they have? One mother was “absolutely terrified” about the future and the worry was like a low form of depression… Continue reading What Special Needs Parents Worry About

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a complex mental health disorder that can affect a child, especially in attention span and level of activity. It can have a major impact on the child’s success in school, on their outlook on life and their interpersonal relationships. The symptoms of ADHD vary and are sometimes difficult to recognize as many of… Continue reading Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)