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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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Connect with Your Children this Summer

March 7, 2017

PARENTING FOR SERVICE MEMBERS AND VETERANS (PARENTING)                                                               MHS Newsletter/Blog Post By Dr. Carolyn Greene, VA Mental Health Services With school out and warm weather, summertime…

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The Stress on Parents of Raising a Teen with ADHD – Moms and Dads Differ

October 3, 2016

Learn how moms and dads differ when parenting teens with ADHD/ADD.

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Teens with ADHD Overestimate their Driving Skills

January 4, 2016

Learn how to help your ADHD teen learn to drive.

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Teens, ADHD, and Risky Behavior

December 1, 2013

Advice on parenting reckless ADHD teens.

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Strategies for Parenting Children and Teens with ADHD

December 4, 2012

An audio presentation by Cindy Goldrich on how to help your ADD/ADHD children thrive.

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ADHD And Teens

October 3, 2012

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?

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A Parent’s Guide to Surviving the Teen Years

September 21, 2012

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.

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Treatment Options for ADHD in Children and Teens

July 30, 2012

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.

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Teens and Privacy: Should I Spy on My Child?

October 25, 2011

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.

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