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

Does ADHD medication help children learn more?

One of the most consistently found adverse effects of ADHD is on inhibiting children's learning. Does ADHD medication help children…

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,…

4 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…

4 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 Disorders: Dos and Don’ts After a Bad Night’s Sleep

You're dragging after a night of tossing and turning. It's probably going to be a tough day at work. What…

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