Teens, ADHD, and Risky Behavior

When teens with ADHD take reckless risks, their parents are understandably upset. But grounding the teen or yanking his driver’s license can backfire.

ADHD And Teens

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?

A Parent’s Guide to Surviving the Teen Years

The teen years are often the most difficult years for parents to manage their children. Although it may be a period of conflict between parent and child, the teen years are the most important years for young adults to develop into the distinct individuals they will become. Learn what to expect and prepare for, how to react and cope, and how to deal.

Treatment Options for ADHD in Children and Teens

A review of research for parents and caregivers on ADHD topics, such as: diagnosis, parental behavior, medicines and their risks, non-medicinal treatment options, etc. This summary can help you talk with your doctor about ADHD and your child.

Teens and Privacy: Should I Spy on My Child?

Parents often feel the need to snoop into their teen’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 “spy” on him or her. There are effective ways to “spy” on your child, and there are proper ways to confront your child about what you, the parent, discovers.