8 years old son
cristinaprofesora12 hours ago
My son has been diagnosed with ADHD. The Doctor recommended us Concerta 18mg. We don’t know what to do...
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Qualifying for IEP? 504 instead?
GypsyMea day ago
Hello, my son 8 yrs old was diagnosed last summer with ADHD and minor ODD. He is extremely hyperactive and his attention span is very limite...
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Boymom3a day ago
My 9 year old says he’s having trouble sleeping. He takes 20 mg Ritalin at 7am and another dose at 11am. It should be out of his system by 3...
Sebastian28a day ago
Finally, the Assistant Principal gave the consent form to sign, which it took her more than 15 days to say OMG mom I will hav...
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IEP meeting went great
Grandma01a day ago
Yesterday we had my grandson's IEP meeting. It went great. The teachers and therapist's all had great things to say about him. They , req...
504 or IEP Need some advice!!
ryfraff16a day ago
My 6 year old son is diagnosed with ADHD, ODD, and a sensory processing disorder. I have a CARE team meeting schedule for toda...
Parents with children with adhd
Maureen1962a day ago
Looking for a support group for adhd for parents
Changing my son's school
ChristinaR19672 days ago
My newly turned 14 year old son was diagnosed with inattention type ADD last year. I was homeschooling him at the time. This school y...
When school enrollment applications ask, "Has your child been diagnosed with adhd?"
My son is in the 8th grade and I was applying to a private high school and the question about ADHD is on the application. I've seen these be...
Encouragements motivates our children
maluvzla2 days ago
I trie to motivate my son with words of encouragements. Sometimes I will surprise him with cards of positive quotes and encouraging words. I...
ADHD or not? New here..overwhelmed
girlmom4132 days ago
Hi, my daughter is 10 and was "diagnosed" with ADHD last year. her pediatrician asked a series of questions and said that is what he though...
ADHD Weekly - Colleges Don’t Always Tell You When Your Student Is Struggling: Learn About FERPA Requirements
KarenADHDWeekly2 days ago
If you're used to open lines between you and your child's high school, you might be surprised that communication with your child's college o...
Irritated with peds MD
janaq2 days ago
I've been telling her I thought my child had adhd. She brushed it off. Now that I've had her tested by a psychologist and have a diagnosis (...
New here, I made a series of videos detailing struggles kids/adults with INATTENTIVE ADHD face throughout the lifespan
Eclecticentric773 days ago
Like the title states, I made a series of videos discussing the struggles people with Inattentive ADHD go through. The reason I made these v...
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Fiercemama1303 days ago
So lately my 3 year old has been needing to take melatonin to go to sleep at night as he is so off the walls when he gets tired he would sta...
Who said it was easy to be a mom?
maluvzla3 days ago
Who said it was easy to be a Mom? No one ever. The truth is that it is not easy at all and babies are not born with a manual. As children gr...
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ha113 days ago
My son who is going to be 7 in May
runs too much in living room when he have nothing to do especially,also he looks hyper jumping on the cou...
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urghh3 days ago
Hi all. I just found this forum and am hoping I can get some perspective. My 5 year old son was diagnosed with ADHD combined type and soci...
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Fustrated parent needing guidance
Jessjess23 days ago
I am a mother of a 6 year old that has ADHD!! I have been homeschooling him this year bc we just found out he has ADHD and we want to get ...
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Help improving understanding with extended family
nurseandmom233 days ago
I have an 8 year old son who has ADHD, ODD, and dyslexia. The school has actually been great, my spouse is on board, but where my lar...
SabFL3 days ago
I need help finding a therapist/mental counseling for my 5yr old son with ADHD. Preferable someone that goes to home and/or school.
Need a DOC
btmason3 days ago
I'm looking for a doc in Orlando, FL. I have a son who's 17 with ADHD, and the accompanying anxiety and depression that come with it. He's v...
Mariafer3 days ago
Good morning everyone . I have a 14 year old child with ADHD and I need a tutor how helping him with homework but also helping with organiza...
LoveYou4Ever4 days ago
After a very extensive conversation with our doctor tonight, we have decided to trial Ritalin on my my son starting tomorrow....
Grand Son with ADHD
codyman4 days ago
Hi, Every one I have a grand son with ADHD , ADD , ODD and mild treats syndrome he is a hand full but I love him very much.
grandson has adhd
Hello, I'm new to this group my grandson has adhd and he has been so miss understood at school I feel so bad for him he gets into trouble al...
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BruceRobert1234 days ago
My 14 year old son is failing math. He will know the function and process while working with the tutor at home, and then fail the test; espe...
ADHD Weekly Q&A: Could Your High School Student Benefit From A Gap Year?
KarenADHDWeekly4 days ago
This is the second semester of senior year in high school. Is your child ready for college or career? Could he benefit from a gap year? Many...
Need help finding ADHD educated therapist
Crunchby4 days ago
Hi everyone, If you are using a family therapist how did you find them? What kind of credentials should they have to be able to understand...
Effective alternatives to nagging?
Lacy_Mcc4 days ago
Anyone have good alternatives for nagging? Since my 7 yo adhd son is so distracted I spend A LOT of time nagging/reminding him to do things ...
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