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Accommodations In School For ADHD?

Accommodations in School for ADHD? Do you receive calls and or notes from teachers about your child? Does your student receive zeros for work not completed or not turned in?   Poor attention, impulsivity, and distractibility coupled with difficulty remembering to write down assignments and remembering to turn in assignments are very COMMON in ADHD… Continue reading »

Shouldn’t an Adult Take as Low a Dose of a Stimulant as Possible?

Shouldn’t an Adult Take as Low a Dose of a Stimulant as Possible? The short answer is no and this is why.  Someone with AD/HD doesn’t make enough dopamine and what they do make their brain chews up quicker than “normal” brains.  Dopamine is a neurotransmitter and its function is to make someone interested in… Continue reading »

ADHD Parent Questions Answered

ADHD Parent Questions Answered Should I Treat My Child’s ADHD during Summer Break? YES. Why? ADHD involves many aspects of a person’s life in addition to the core symptoms such as inattention, impulsivity, and hyperactivity. Not all people with ADHD have all core symptoms and many people have additional symptoms. ADHD symptoms are correlated with… Continue reading »