Complicated relationships often arise between ADHD-diagnosed fathers and teenagers. Six different strategies can help fathers learn to resolve conflicts with their ADHD teenagers.
Most fathers envision themselves as a supportive parent, but how can a father be a good parent if he has AD/HD himself? and so does his offspring? Behaviors that often bother us most are the negative traits we see in ourselves, but through various coaching strategies, dads can effectively manage their own battles with AD/HD, as well as parenting their attention-deficit child in a loving manner.
A list of “do’s” and” don’ts” for parents.
Tips for helping your child with ADHD make new friends.
Links to parenting tips and resources from the NIH.
Norma Doft teaches a “Parenting Skills” course for parents of children with ADHD or any other learning disability.
Basic information on the economic estimations of having a child.
5 parenting tips for children with ADHD.