Kids do well if they can, but lacking skills to better, they have meltdowns. Why punishments don’t work (hint: they don't teach problem-solving skills!) www.thedistractedmom.com/why-punishments-dont-work/
18 Effective De-Escalation Strategies For Defusing Meltdowns
These effective de-escalation strategies help parents, or caregivers, defuse meltdowns & outbursts in children. These de-escalation strategies will....
Shame, Anxiety and Worthiness with ADHD ~ HealthyADHD with Liz Lewis
Shame, anxiety, and worthiness are recurrent themes in the conversations I have with my private support group. Believe me, you are enough just as you are.
Wonderful Websites for Women with ADHD ~ HealthyADHD with Liz Lewis
Yep! I am doing another roundup post. This time I thought I’d put together a handy-dandy list of websites for women with ADHD.
ADHD and Task Avoidance - Overcome ADHD's Most Difficult Challenge
People with ADHD are good at avoiding tasks. But, task avoidance is horrible for you. So, this article shows you how to conquer task avoidance and ADHD.
Smart Comebacks to ADHD Doubters (Infograph)
Are you or your child newly diagnosed with ADD or ADHD? Often wonder all the ways it can or does affect you? Check out this easy to read resource to learn more about ADD and ADHD.
Impulse Control Activities For Kids: Teaching The Basics
Use these 5 easy impulse control activities for kids to help your child develop impulse control and self-restraint!
ADHD Hack: the only four rules we have for our ADHD child -
10 rules is too many. Five rules might even be too many. That is why we have focused in on FOUR things we can do to help our child succeed.
Teens With ADHD and Lying: Why It’s Common and How to Respond
Teens with ADHD don’t generally lie to be defiant. They avoid telling the truth as a way to cope. Find out why they may lie and how you can respond.
7 Truths About ADHD and Intense Emotions
You're not imagining it—ADHD really is linked to intense emotions. Use these strategies to understand the causes and get extreme feelings under control.
Essential Oils Can Truly Help, But Be Aware Of The Risks
Essential oils have been marketed as being able to treat everything from mood swings to autism to cognitive decline. Advertisement If you’re into the health and wellness field, or even just vaguely aware of it, chances are you’ve heard about one essential oil or another being good for something or even had a friend recommend...
How To Stop Arguing and Start Talking with Your ADHD Child
I often joke that kids with ADHD would make great politicians or lawyers, because they never give up a fight! Trying to cope with a child who argues at the drop of a hat can test the patience of any sane person. Not surprisingly, over the years many parents have asked me what they can […]