Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Psychology: Evaluation and treatment of ADHD in children - CapitalGazette.com









Psychology: Evaluation and treatment of ADHD in children

CapitalGazette.com

Of course, Jimmy is not alone with his ADHD. Few people are aware that ADHD is the single most common behavioral problem diagnosed in children. It is estimated that the problem effects 5% of America's children although the rates are increasing each ...





Back-To-School: Tips for Teachers with ADHD Students - Huffington Post (blog)









Back-To-School: Tips for Teachers with ADHD Students

Huffington Post (blog)

For teachers, there is no easy solution for the management of ADHD in the classroom. After all is said and done, the effectiveness of any treatment for ADHD at school depends upon the knowledge and the persistence of the school and the individual teacher.





Win with ADHD: Mark Aro - ADDitude (registration)









Win with ADHD: Mark Aro

ADDitude (registration)

His wife, Lisa, believed that their eldest daughter had ADHD, but Aro disagreed. While Aro was away on a business trip, Lisa took their daughter to a pediatrician, who diagnosed her with attention deficit. When Aro saw his daughter's dramatic ...





You'll Need More Than A Towel - PsychCentral.com (blog)









You'll Need More Than A Towel

PsychCentral.com (blog)

I don't really get the attraction, but I'll help fix the roof. And I don't mind the work, it's rough, physically demanding and yet still requires some skill and finesse. In short, it provides the spectrum of challenges that a guy with ADHD needs to ...





Tuesday, September 16, 2014

Win with ADHD: Andrea Bilbow - ADDitude (registration)









Win with ADHD: Andrea Bilbow

ADDitude (registration)

Andrea Bilbow admits that she lives in a state of "overwhelm-ness," but that didn't stop her from founding the United Kingdom's first and largest ADHD support organization, for which she was recently awarded the prestigious Officer of the Order of the ...





9 Tips for Getting Kids with ADHD Organized for School - PsychCentral.com (blog)








PsychCentral.com (blog)



9 Tips for Getting Kids with ADHD Organized for School

PsychCentral.com (blog)

9 Tips for Getting Kids with ADHD Organized for School When it comes to school, we expect all kids to be organized. But we don't realize just how complicated this really is, according to Elaine Taylor-Klaus, an educator and parenting coach. For kids ...





Extended Recess: A Cure for ADHD? - Jerusalem Post (blog)









Extended Recess: A Cure for ADHD?

Jerusalem Post (blog)

I thought of all this when I read this blog piece in the Washington Post about the high rate of new ADHD diagnoses these days, as reported by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC). Author Angela Hanscom, a pediatric occupational therapist, believes ...