Published: Thu, 28 Apr 2016 11:12:21 +0000
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZLearn more about ADD/ADHD (Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder)
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZRead on to learn more about the signs and symptoms of ADD and ADHD.
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZWhat is involved in testing for adult ADD / ADHD? Read more about evaluating for ADD in adults.
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZSchool accommodations that are helpful for students with ADHD. Learn more about a Section 504 Accommodation Plan.
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZMany people incorrectly assume that ADD or ADHD is a childhood condition only, but symptoms can continue through adulthood. Learn more about adult ADHD.
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZWhat's the difference between ADD and ADHD? What are the different types of ADHD?
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZLearn about the process involved in diagnosing ADHD.
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZStimulants are the most common type of medicine used to treat ADHD. The stimulants seem to work by increasing the availability of certain chemicals in the brain, thus making the pathways in the brain work more effectively. Learn more about how stimulants work.
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZCertain conditions can produce “ADHD-like” symptoms -- that's why a thorough evaluation is so important when diagnosing a child with ADHD.
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZHow does a doctor know how much medication you or your child needs? Learn about medication titration and how it's used in drug treatment for ADHD.
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZThere is no cure for ADD ADHD, however, there are many treatment approaches that may alleviate or significantly decrease symptoms.
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZLearn more about finding a doctor experienced in adult ADHD.
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZLearn about ways attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) impairments can affect math skills.
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZWhat are some of the tips parents should know before starting ADHD medication? What to ask the doctor before starting ADHD medication?
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZHe's the front man of Grammy Award-winning band Maroon 5, but he's also an adult with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD/ADD).
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZUnfortunately, adults and children with ADHD are often labeled as unmotivated, lazy, or even apathetic. These negative labels are unfair and hurtful. Read on to understand more about motivation impairments that can be associated with ADHD.
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZA readers asks, “How do you tell the difference between an energetic child and ADHD?”
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZWe are only just beginning to understand more about ADHD in girls. What are some of the signs and symptoms of ADHD in girls?
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZIf you are an adult with ADHD who struggles with chronic procrastination, these strategies are for you.
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZA parent asks for advice on what to do when her child with ADHD won't stop talking and saying inappropriate things.
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZWhy do some children with ADHD often react with intense anger? Read on to understand more about anger and ADHD.
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZWriting is often difficult for students with ADHD. Here are 9 reasons why.
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZLearn more about some of the problems and symptoms commonly associated with adult ADHD
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZLearn more about the disconnect between behavior and consequences for children with ADHD, and how you can best help them make this connection.
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZA certain amount of anxiety is a normal part of a child’s healthy development. If anxiety doesn't subside with time, but instead escalates or begins to interfere with a child's daily activities then there may be more cause for concern. Learn more about signs and symptoms of anxiety in children.
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZA Diagnosis of ADHD requires that an individual meet the criteria requirements listed in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders. Learn more about the symptoms of and diagnostic criteria for ADD ADHD.
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZLearn how to improve social skills in children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, or ADHD.
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZFamily life can feel discouraging and exhausting when you have a child who often displays challenging oppositional defiant behaviors. Learn steps you can take to help reduce your child's oppositional behaviors and improve your parent child relationship.
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZA list of what's available for students with Attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder. (Tip: Widen your search to scholarships for the learning disabled.)
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZADHD and anger management. Learn tips for managing your child's anger.
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZTics and ADHD often occur together. How can parents recognize tics in the ADHD child? What are important issues to consider with tics and ADHD?
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZLearn about ADD symptoms in women. Many women with ADD or attention deficit disorder remain undiagnosed until adulthood. Some women with ADD are overlooked altogether and never diagnosed.
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZWhat causes ADHD or attention deficit disorder? Read on to learn more about some of the causes of ADHD.
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZIt is not unusual for individuals with ADHD to feel both emotionally hyper sensitive, and also physically hyper sensitive to touch, sounds, light, even the tags on clothing.
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZListing of ADHD summer camps. Summer camps for children with ADHD.
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZLearn about helpful math accommodations and strategies for students with attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZOne of our readers wrote in with questions about evaluating ADD ADHD symptoms. Understanding ADD symptoms and following up with an ADD ADHD evaluation screening.
2016-04-28T11:12:21Z5 Things Parents of Kids With ADHD Want You to Know About ADHD
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZThree Things You Need to Know to Improve Your Child's Behavior
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZWhen parents of kids with ADHD have untreated ADHD themselves, family life can be very challenging.
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZChoosing a college can be tricky when you have ADHD. Here are tips and resources to make the process easier!
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZLearn about some of the possible signs of Adult ADHD
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZFinding the best way to study and absorb information is an individualized process, particularly if you have ADHD, but here are some tips that may help.
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZSymptoms of ADD and bipolar disorder may look very similar. What are some ways to differentiate between ADD, or ADHD, and bipolar disorder?
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZCan a child’s diet affect his or her ADHD symptoms? Read more.
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZWhat is included in an ADHD evaluation? How should you prepare?
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZLearn more about the different ways hyperactive symptoms of ADHD can present in children vs adults with ADD / ADHD.
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZLearn about the various medications used to treat ADHD in children, adolescents, and adults, including FDA-approved stimulants and non-stimulants.
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZLearn more about why many adults with ADD / ADHD have difficulty with procrastination.
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZLearn about some of the types of behaviors that often alert parents to the possible presence of attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZUnderstanding ADHD and implementing simple strategies can help a child with ADHD be more successful in school.
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZHelping children with ADHD overcome anxiety and fear with these parenting tips.
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZThe 4 Whats parenting technique helps teach children to monitor and to describe their own behavior, to observe themselves, and to observe the effect their actions have on the world around them. All good skills for kids with ADHD to learn.
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZADD, ADHD, AD/HD? Understanding the Different Names Used to Describe Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZTreatment for women with ADHD is often made more complex by the normal hormonal changes women experience. It is important for you and your doctor to understand the effects these hormonal fluctuations can have on your ADHD symptoms.
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZLenard Adler, MD, answers some questions about symptoms of adult ADD / ADHD and the importance of accurate diagnosis and treatment.
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZLearn about anxiety in adults with ADHD.
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZMost parents will automatically respond to oppositional behaviors by using punishment to stop it, but this isn’t always the most effective approach. One problem is that punishment alone never teaches new behavior. It teaches what not to do, but it doesn’t teach a child what to do.
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZSpanking can stop bad behavior in its tracks -- but is it the best way to discipline a child with ADHD?
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZExplanation of Dr. Daniel Amen's six types of ADD.
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZMany adults with ADD ADHD have strained relationships because of verbally impulsive reactions (saying things without thinking). Here are 8 tips for addressing the problem and improving your relationships with others.
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZInterview With Dr. Ruth Hughes on the importance of ADHD awareness and understanding.
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZLearn more about stimulants used in the treatment of ADHD.
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZHow does ADD / ADHD impact behavior and relationships in group settings? Groups can present many challenges for children with ADHD. Learn more about how ADHD affects group dynamics.
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZUnderstanding and becoming educated about ADHD is helpful in understanding how ADHD impacts daily functioning. ADHD is a real disorder.
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZStrategies for students with ADHD that parents and teachers can use to improve success in school and academic performance.
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZLearn strategies to help students with ADHD improve reading comprehension and recall.
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZWhat types of professionals provide treatment for ADD? Read on to learn more about ADD and treatment providers.
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZMany parents wonder what to tell their child about ADHD after diagnosis. Read more about talking about and explaining ADHD to your child.
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZWhat are the best jobs for ADHD adults?
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZExecutive functions and ADD - ADHD. What are executive functions? How do executive functions relate to ADD - ADHD?
2016-04-28T11:12:21Z6 Things You Need to Know If Your Child Has Just Been Diagnosed With ADHD
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZWhat's it like to be a child with ADHD? Gain insight into your child's experience as well as ideas for making life easier with ADHD.
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZCan ADD / ADHD develop in adulthood?
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZADHD in Young Children: Understanding Early Symptoms of ADHD
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZWhat's it like when your spouse has ADD or ADHD? Here are some tips for understanding your ADD spouse.
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZAdult ADHD is a very common, yet too often unrecognized condition. Many adults have been living with impairing symptoms of ADHD, but don’t recognize it as ADHD. Learn more about the Adult Self-Report Scale (ASRS) Screener
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZIf you were just diagnosed with adult ADHD, you're ready to take important steps toward a new, better life.
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZLearn about the ways puberty can affect ADHD symptoms in girls.
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZLearn simple strategies to improve writing skills for students with ADHD.
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZADHD is primarily an inherited disorder. Learn more about inherited cause of ADD ADHD.
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZAdults with ADHD have a greater risk of experiencing stress and stress causes ADHD symptoms to worsen.
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZLearn why structure and a structured environment is so important for kids with ADHD
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZLearn about the ways ADHD symptoms can affect peer relationships and social behaviors in children with ADHD.
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZMany famous people who have ADHD have gone public to help raise awareness on the condition. This is a list of celebrities with ADHD.
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZMost of the time, ADHD is treated with stimulants. There are other options, though. Learn about non stimulant medication used to treat ADHD.
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZThere are so many misunderstandings about ADHD. Here are 10 Things Not to Say to Someone With ADHD
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZHomework, homework...does anyone really like homework? For a child with ADHD just getting the assignment written down and the correct books in the book bag to go home can be a monumental task.
2016-04-28T11:12:21Z10 Basic Tips for Reducing Stress and Managing Symptoms of Adult ADHD
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZTeaching ADHD children in group settings can present challenges. Understanding ADHD can help you modify your teaching approach.
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZIf you are a parent diagnosed with ADHD a big concern is ‘Will my children have ADHD too?’ Here are 3 suggestions to help in this stressful time
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZFood is something we comfort ourselves with when we are faced with an emotional challenge, like stress, sadness, anxiety or boredom. Here are 6 ADHD friendly ways to put you back in control.
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZWhat is it like living with ADD/ ADHD on a daily basis? Here are snapshots of the disorder through the lifespan.
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZAll relationships present challenges at some point in time. ADD and ADHD can certainly have a unique impact within relationships. Kate Kelly, ADHD expert and author, identifies the four major areas of difficulty in adult ADHD relationships.
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZHowie Mandel interview about the Adult ADHD is Real campaign.
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZWhat if those without ADHD could experience what it is really like to have ADD or ADHD? Learn more about Attention Challenges Simulation.
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZWhat is hyperfocus? Many people with ADD or ADHD have the ability to hyperfocus. Learn more about hyperfocus and ADD.
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZLearn tips for talking about ADHD medication with your child.
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZStudents with ADHD may be very bright, but slow processing speed can get in the way of schoolwork. Here are 11 tips to help you help your child.
2016-04-28T11:12:21ZLearn about reading comprehension challenges for children with ADHD, including reading problems due to inattention and working memory deficits.