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Fathers and Sons with AD/HD

June 13, 2017

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.

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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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Behavioral Interventions for Parents

April 20, 2017

A glimpse at an eleven-paged ebook providing tips on how parents of children with ADD/ADHD can interact with, and interpret their children in a positive manner.

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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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School Check Up

March 21, 2017

If you have not done so lately, it is time to make another appointment with your child’s school to check up on your child’s progress.

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Dr. Norma Doft’s: “Parenting Skills” Program

March 17, 2017

Norma Doft teaches a “Parenting Skills” course for parents of children with ADHD or any other learning disability.

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Connect with Your Children this Summer

March 7, 2017

  Connect with Your Children this Summer PARENTING FOR SERVICE MEMBERS AND VETERANS (PARENTING)                                                               MHS Newsletter/Blog Post By Dr. Carolyn Greene, VA Mental Health Services […]

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ADHD and Emotions: What You Need to Know

February 11, 2017

Many children with ADHD have issues with emotions. In this article you will learn why they have these issues and what to do.

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How to Advocate in the Educational System

February 9, 2017

Suggestions for communicating with your child’s teachers and school administrators to ensure that your child gets the most out of his or her educational experience.

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The CDC’s Physician Office Visits for Attention-deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder in Children and Adolescents Aged 4–17 Years: United States, 2012–2013

February 1, 2017

NCHS Data Brief ■ No. 269 ■ January 2017 U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Centers for Disease Control and Prevention National Center for Health Statistics   Physician Office Visits for Attention-deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder in Children and Adolescents Aged 4–17 Years: United States, 2012–2013 Michael Albert, M.D., M.P.H., Pinyao Rui, M.P.H., and Jill J. Ashman, […]

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