Is Your Child Impulsive? Consider Sleep and Screen Time

 ADHD in the News 2019-09-26

Current thinking holds that the impulsivity that is a hallmark of ADHD has to do with deficient inhibitory mechanisms in the brain. In other words, the brain doesn't turn off the kids' impulses the way it does for the rest of us. A new study gives insight into some practical things parents can work on at home to help their kids do well.