About ADD/ADHD

“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…

2 weeks 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…

4 months ago

Does reading tutoring help children with attention problems?

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

5 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,…

7 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…

9 months ago

The Over and Under Use of ADHD Medication Treatment

Although medication treatment for ADHD has been shown to significantly reduce core ADHD symptoms in hundreds of studies, important concerns…

9 months ago

Sleep treatment may help teens with ADHD who have co-occurring sleep problems

Teens with ADHD have more frequent sleeps problems than their peers, including delayed sleep onset, reduced sleep duration and quality,…

10 months ago

What is Telemental Health?

Telemental health is the use of telecommunications or videoconferencing technology to provide mental health services. It is sometimes referred to…

12 months ago

ADHD treatment monitoring for the new school year

When a child is diagnosed with ADHD, parents confront the difficult decision about which treatment(s) to pursue to best help…

1 year ago