Kids do well if they can, but lacking the skills to problem solve, they have meltdowns instead. But punishments don’t teach problem-solving skills!
It carried into my adulthood. It was never treated. I am type 3; I have a lot of symptoms from the list on type 1 and certain situations bring out a few from type 2.
It's not a "perfect" summary, but a pretty fun and accurate picture of the moment-to-moment.
How does ADHD medication increase attention and alertness? Why do stimulants and other kinds of medication for ADHD help with impulse control and hyperactivity? Use this infographic to learn how ADHD medication works in the brain.
Great ideas for letting students quietly fidget. | Edutopia
30/30, Clear, Due, Dragon, Dropbox, Due, Epic Win, Home Routines...
31 Awesome Qualities of ADHD...which one's do you have? | www.BrainHealth.Rocks More
Telling a child to "calm down" communicates that they aren't allowed to experience anger or other feelings.: // Child therapy tips, parenting tips
Most kids lie or avoid telling the truth on occasion. But if your child has ADHD, you might find yourself often asking him, "Why are you lying again?"
"I came to realize something that made it a little easier to handle: Most people who judge do it because they just don't know. So here's what I'd like them to understand about me, my son and ADHD."