Children with AD/HD are often very bright but may not be able to thrive in school because their learning environment may negatively impact their success in school.
A dysfunctional family does not cause ADHD, however, it does not help those within the family that have ADHD, and those with ADHD can cause dysfunction in a family.
Better self-esteem in children leads to better self-growth.
Managing ADHD at School
For those with ADHD, certain management techniques at home and at school are needed to cope with their individual learning processes.
Many ADHD students are very intelligent, but their grades may not convey how smart they truly are. Thus, how can parents assess their ADHD child’s success in school?
Chapter on controlling anger with ADHD.