Support | Attention Connection | Ideas

 Ideas

  • Submitted
1
votes
— 0 Comments Dont change meds right before school begins

We had issues with doctors wanting to introduce changes in our sons' medications right before school begins for the year.  That sets them up for failure. Encourage your doctors to do their adjustments as soon as the summer season starts.& …

  • Submitted
1
votes
— 1 Comment Dealing with Anxiety created from dealing with an ADHD child...

My son was diagnosed with ADHD about 6 years ago, trouble in school with behavior, school work, etc. I am so exhausted as a parent, trying to get through the day with him possibly gettin in trouble on my mind everyday, every minute, every second . I …

Author: Jason
  • Submitted
9
votes
— 4 Comments Most Important Thing I Learned about ADHD

When my son was diagnosed with ADHD at 6, the most important information I learned was there is often a maturity lag that many children with ADHD experience.  NIMH has posted a study that shows the brain matures more slowly when a child had ADHD …

Author: Ruth
  • Submitted
17
votes
— 4 Comments Exercise

After reading the book, Spark by John Ratey, MD, I recognized the importance of exercise. I have talked with a lot of people that affirm exercise is significant in helping to manage ADHD. What has been your experience with exercise?

  • Submitted
5
votes
— 1 Comment I Made Myself a Special App (Android)

Before I get my idea out, I just want to tell you that I am not an App developer. I am a simple laymen trying to enjoy life to its fullest even with the daily struggles.  Well it all started like this. Throughout the day, when thoughts would pop …

Author: Al
  • Submitted
1
votes
— 0 Comments adhd hearing impaired

I had gone to have hearing tested, and had2 words out of 10 right terrible! they gave me an idea to have words pronounced from across the room just to practice in low tones to see how many that I can get right? than; then ; can ; and similar. …

Author: robert
  • Submitted
1
votes
— 2 Comments Transitioning to College for the ADHD student

My advice is to start preparing in the student's junior year.  Your son/daughter has to apply for their accommodations through the college board.  Some students take the PSAT their junior year. I was informed that the exam my son took …

  • Submitted
17
votes
— 0 Comments CHADD Recipes Area (or cookbook)

Since "Best foods for people with ADHD" seems to be the most popular discussion on the site, what about creating an area on the site for the public (or just for CHADD members) that includes member-submitted (and/or celebrity-submitted, chef-submitted, …

  • Submitted
8
votes
— 1 Comment Good reading for parents of children with ADHD

ADHD - Reflections on a Hidden Disability Available in Kindle & Amazon stores

  • Submitted
12
votes
— 1 Comment Behavioral Strategies for Children with ADHD

Behavioral Strategies are important to help parents manage common behavioral problems... Share your what has worked and what hasn't for you and your family here!


votes
You have votes remaining
Comment Comments

Author:
Tags:
No ideas were found
votes -
You have votes remaining
No ideas were found
More Idea
Share idea

IdeasVoteSummary



Profile

Sign In to Participate
Or register to become a member

ADVERTISEMENT