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Strategies for ADHD: How Counselors Help Today’s Students Succeed

August 15, 2017

August 09, 2017 by Counseling@NYU Staff Strategies for ADHD: How Counselors Help Today’s Students Succeed More than 6 million children between the ages of 4 and 17 had been diagnosed with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) as of 2011, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention External link . It’s a complicated disorder with a long history. In…

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How to Select a Professional to Work with You and/or Your Child

June 29, 2017

Choosing a professional or specialist to help counsel, diagnose or treat you or your child with ADHD can be tricky. It is important to find a specialist that is a good fit for you or your child. The right match can be found with help from this guide that provides strategies and tips for searching for the right professionals, interviews with counselors, the roles of the parents throughout the process, questions to ask specialists, etc.

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Marriage and ADHD/ADD

June 2, 2017

ADHD and Marriage    Marriage when one or both people have ADHD by Melissa Orlov .embed-container { position: relative; padding-bottom: 56.25%; height: 0; overflow: hidden; max-width: 100%; height: auto; } .embed-container iframe, .embed-container object, .embed-container embed { position: absolute; top: 0; left: 0; width: 100%; height: 100%; }     About Melissa Orlov Founder of…

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Preparing For a Job Interview When You Have ADD

May 19, 2017

25 tips in preparation for a job interview when you have ADD.

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Letter to Mom and Dad

May 12, 2017

A list of “do’s” and” don’ts” for parents.

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New ADHD Book Reviews

March 30, 2017

Organizational Skills Training for Children with ADHD: An Empirically Supported Treatment By: Gallagher, Abikoff, Spira This indispensable manual presents an easy-to-implement intervention with proven effectiveness for children with ADHD in grades 3 to 5. Organizational skills training helps kids develop essential skill sets for organizing school materials, tracking assignments, and completing homework and other tasks…

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Would Your Child Benefit from a Clinical Trial?

March 29, 2017

  You may have heard of clinical trials, and your doctor may even have suggested your child enroll in one. Clinical trials are voluntary research studies conducted in people and designed to answer specific questions about the safety and/or effectiveness of drugs, vaccines, other therapies, or new ways of using existing treatments. If your child were to…

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Helping Teens with ADHD Develop Friendships

March 21, 2017

Tips for helping your child with ADHD make new friends.

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Overlapping Symptoms of ADHD and Other Psychiatric Disorders

March 21, 2017

Overlapping symptoms that can help you diagnose ADHD.

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If You Want People to Listen, Stop Talking

March 20, 2017

Learn to listen to answers from others to ensure work can be done.

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