There is a whole world outside of ADHD. Enjoying being active in the outdoors helped author, Todd Holt to manage his ADHD and he feels it is something our children need to see.
Fans of Mervel Superhero films will know who actor Mark Ruffalo is. He talks here in this short film clip about growing up with ADHD, Dyslexia & Depression – and now he is someone with superpowers!
Kids with ADHD tend to take about three years longer than their peers to develop executive functioning skills. But does this mean they’ll eventually outgrow ADHD?
It Takes A Village: Help Other People Understand ADHD. As if juggling ADHD isn’t tough enough, it hurts when other people weigh in with their negative opinions. Help family, friends, and educators understand your child’s condition.
Research shows that physical activity sparks real, positive changes in the brain that increase attention and improve mood. What’s more, exercise is an inexpensive, self-prescribed, and accessible supplemental treatment option for adults and children with ADHD.
The symptoms of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) differ in their presentation between children and adults. In children, the symptoms may be more apparent, while adults have often found ways to cover up or make excuses for their symptoms. It’s important to understand the differences in the ways that ADHD symptoms appear in children versus adults.