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Tips to use with students who have ADD/ADHD.

A.D.H.D. Tips

Drops pencil on the floor, gets a tissue, gets a drink of water, sharpens pencil, twirls pencil, fall out of seat . . . everything BUT working on assigned work! Does this sound familiar? Do you have a student who gets distracted with everything under the sun, so he or she never completes schoolwork? Here are a few things to try: Bumpy seat: textured seat provides plenty of texture and will even let your wiggler move from side to side without falling out of his/her seat. You can buy this at…

Insomnia and ADHD- 8 best sleep apps

Sleep Solutions in Your Back Pocket

Insomnia and ADHD- 8 best sleep apps

ADHD: Not Just for Kids Anymore (Infograph)

ADHD is all grown up now! ADHD in the adult population in this infographic!

ADHD Hyperactive/Impulsive Type Symptoms and Behaviors

3 ADHD Subtyptes: Inattentive, Hyperactive/Impulsive and Combination

In order to be diagnosed with ADHD by a professional, the ADHD symptoms must have persisted for at least six months and have been present before the age of 12 years according to the DSM-5.

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Top 20 ADHD Accommodations and Modifications That Work

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Raising Boys with ADHD

Raising Boys with ADHD

Written professionals have “been there done that” with their sons with ADHD Raising Boys With ADHD empowers parents help their sons with ADHD find success school beyond book covers topics often found other parenting guides such preschool years early diagnosis strategies teens transitioning work college Filled with practical knowledge resources tools needed help parents address many strengths challenges boys with

We aren’t lazy. We aren’t selfish. We regret the times we speak before thinking. And, truthfully, we’re exhausted by our ADHD symptoms. But we also know we have something unique and important to add to the world.

12 Things You Don't Know About Me and My ADHD

What's it like having ADHD? I'm a master of illusion. I’ll convince you I've got everything under control, but beneath the surface I hide anxiety, self-doubt, shame, and feelings of inadequacy that even treatment can't erase.

Succeeding with Adult ADHD: Daily Strategies to Help You Achieve Your Goals and Manage Your Life | 10-20-12

Succeeding with Adult ADHD: Daily Strategies to Help You Achieve Your Goals and Manage Your Life|Hardcover

If you've been diagnosed with adult attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), you are well-acquainted with the procrastination, lack of

When it comes to treating attention deficit, good information may be the best medicine. An expert answers all your ADHD medication questions.

How Does ADHD Medication Work? Your First Questions Answered.

Wondering which ADHD medication to try or what dose is right? Dr. William Dodson answers common questions about the stimulants and non-stimulants used to treat ADHD.

ADHD & FRIENDS ...........COMPASSION it causes the others at certain times, generally stress

ADHD & FRIENDS ...........COMPASSION it causes the others at certain times, generally stress

Real ADHD Talk | ADHD Feels Like...

"To Me, ADHD Feels Like..."

"...Setting your car radio to 'scan' all of the stations. You hear clips of music and, before you can get into one particular song, it changes to the next station."

Adults with ADHD struggle with time management, organization, multitasking, math, and communication -- requirements of these jobs.

16 Good Jobs for People with ADHD

What's a good job for a person with ADHD? The answer almost always hinges on the individual's passions. That said, the creative, engaging, interactive professions on this list make the most of ADD attributes like empathy, energy, enthusiasm, and hyperfocus under pressure.

It's not always easy to tell the difference between ADHD or OCD. Learn about common obsessions and compulsions, as well as the diagnostic criteria and treatment for obsessive-compulsive disorder.

Could I Have OCD? Unpacking Symptoms

Anxious worry, hoarding tendencies, perfectionism, need for strict routine — OCD and ADHD share many traits in common. Learn about the critical differences — and hallmarks of obsessive compulsive disorder — here.

Real parents of ADHD children and real ADD adults share how they found the best medication to treat their symptoms. Plus, when medications aren't enough, these treatments help!

"Will I Ever Find a Treatment Plan That Works?"

How do I find the best medication? Then adjust the dose? And what if it still doesn’t ‘fix’ all of my symptoms? The ADDitude community answers all of your treatment plan “what-if’s” with the expertise of families who have been there, and tried that.

"Myths about ADHD prevent many adults from thinking it could be relevant to them. They miss the chance to explore how their unique brains work and start optimizing their wiring."

Resources for an Adult ADHD Solution - Unpacking ADHD

The most powerful ADHD solution for adults is education. Learn more about ADHD wiring and start improving your life today.