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Five Tips for Virtual Playdate Success for Kids with ADHD

May. 10, 2021

Staying socially connected with friends and classmates when school is not in session is important for the health and well-being of all kids, including those with ADHD. Fortunately, it is possible for kids with ADHD to have successful virtual playdates.

Understanding and Managing Test Anxiety

May. 03, 2021

Test anxiety can happen to anyone, but it’s much more common in students with ADHD, a learning difference, or an anxiety or mood disorder.

Helping Kids Cope with School Anxiety

Apr. 05, 2021

While remote learning has kept students engaged in the academic aspects of school all year long, students haven’t been exposed to the additional stressors that come with attending school in person. 

ADHD Success Stories

Jan. 11, 2021

Too often, it can feel as though your child’s behavior, academic performance, or motivation in the present moment is something that defines how successful they will be as adults. In reality, they may just be going through a rough patch, and with your help and support, they will eventually come out the other side.

Are Negative Thoughts Making It Hard to Stay Positive for Your Child with ADHD?

Jan. 04, 2021

Returning to school this January has proven to be even more challenging than usual for many kids with ADHD and their parents. While the difficulty isn’t unexpected, it’s still not easy to cope with your child’s low motivation for schoolwork and, in some cases, uptick in oppositional behavior at home.

Helping Kids with ADHD Cope with the Mental Health Impacts of COVID-19

Dec. 14, 2020

We are now nine months into the COVID-19 pandemic, and school closures, social isolation, and uncertainty have persisted far longer than most of us could have imagined. A new survey from Nationwide Children’s Hospital shows that parents are increasingly worried about the long-term mental health effects of the pandemic. According to the survey, 66% are worried that their children’s mental health will suffer even more as the pandemic continues this winter, and 57% say they are running out of ways to keep their kids positive.

Feeling Burned Out? Find ADHD Parenting Support Online

Dec. 07, 2020

Parenting a child with ADHD can be overwhelming and isolating during the best of times. Since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, there are more support groups available online than ever before.

In a Slump? Tips for Boosting Motivation for Remote Learning in Kids with ADHD

Nov. 16, 2020

November is a tough month for kids with ADHD when it comes to staying motivated at school. The novelty of the new school year has officially worn off, summer seems like a lifetime ago, and holiday distractions are about to come on in full force.

What to Expect from Virtual Therapy Sessions for Kids and Teens with ADHD

Nov. 02, 2020

If you’re a parent considering telehealth treatment for your child or teen’s ADHD, you undoubtedly have questions about what to expect from virtual sessions. Here are answers to the top five questions I receive about telehealth therapy for ADHD.

ADHD Evaluations via Telehealth During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Oct. 19, 2020

Parents who suspect that their child may have ADHD can feel especially overwhelmed by the thought of seeking out an ADHD evaluation during the pandemic, when many provider offices are closed or have limited availability for in-person appointments.

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