The transition to college is challenging for many students and can be especially difficult for those with ADHD. Many who have relied on parents to help them with organization and time management struggle when this help is less available.
Compared to what they were used to in high school, life for most college students is less structured and there are often large gaps between when class assignments are due. Many classes have no attendance policy and it is solely up to students to get themselves consistently to class. Read More…
Complicated relationships often arise between ADHD-diagnosed fathers and teenagers. Six different strategies can help fathers learn to resolve conflicts with their ADHD teenagers.
Tips for helping your child with ADHD make new friends.
Learn how moms and dads differ when parenting teens with ADHD/ADD.
Learn how to help your ADHD teen learn to drive.
When teens with ADHD take reckless risks, their parents are understandably upset. But grounding the teen or yanking his driverâ€™s license can backfire.
You are a regular teen, but you have ADHD. You may wonder how this will affect your future, and what issues you may have to face. Thus, how do you effectively treat your uniqueness in order to more easily and quickly find your passion and reach your goals?
Once your child graduates from high school, his or her services that have been provided by the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA 2004) will end. Then what?
Parents often feel the need to snoop into their teenâ€™s private life; but, when is it appropriate and when is it not? Giving a child privacy as to what they hide in his or her room is a privilege for being trustworthy. However, if your child is partaking in an incriminating habit/behavior, it may be necessary to â€œspyâ€ on him or her. There are effective ways to â€œspyâ€ on your child, and there are proper ways to confront your child about what you, the parent, discovers.