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Simulated driving program reduces crash risk for teens with ADHD in small study

A program that combines computer-based and driving simulator training may reduce the proportion of crashes and near crashes among teens…

2 months ago

Stress

Stress is a physical and emotional reaction that people experience as they encounter challenges in life. When you’re under stress,…

3 months ago

To Reward or Not to Reward?

Is it better to reward or not to reward?

4 months ago

How should ADHD treatment begin?

Is it better to start with medication treatment and add behavior therapy if needed? Or, should behavior therapy come first with…

4 months ago

“You Just Have to Try Harder and Show More Grit!”

How might our actions change if we are open to accepting that certain behaviors displayed by children and adolescents (and…

5 months ago

Peer acceptance protects against negative outcomes for youth

Identifying factors that buffer some youth with ADHD from negative developmental outcomes is important as it could inform efforts to…

8 months ago

Does reading tutoring help children with attention problems?

Children with ADHD often struggle academically. Does reading tutoring help children with attention problems?

9 months ago

Video game use predicts increase in ADHD symptoms

Recent studies have linked screen time - including video game play - to concerning outcomes in children, including low self-esteem,…

12 months ago

Resilience: A Process and a Mindset

Our efforts to identify the features of a resilient mindset represent more than an academic exercise. We believe that the…

1 year ago