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Treating Children for ADHD Can Have Benefits for the Next Generation

ADHD Weekly

Addressing ADHD in children can help them be successful in their lives and may help to improve the lives of their future children.

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Balancing Your Job and Your Child’s Educational Needs

By Carey A. Heller, PsyD

What is your family navigating this fall—remote learning, hybrid school schedules, working from home, or a return to your workplace? If ADHD is also in the mix, you’ll need to create structure to handle all the competing demands.

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Leading Students from Supported Instruction to Responsible Independence

by Margaret Foster, MAEd

Here’s an approach that simplifies the learning and performance process and allows you to track its progress. You can use it to help students succeed even if you’re teaching remotely.

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Home-School Collaboration: It’s Important for Children with ADHD

by Yuanyuan Jiang, Pooneh Montazeralsedgh and Chantelle Blair

Consistency in implementing treatment programs requires effective communication between parents and teachers—and that partnership is more important now than ever.

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Make Plans for Your Child’s Education Now

ADHD Weekly

School will be starting soon, and most districts have made changes to the educational day. Now is the time to meet with educators to discuss your child’s academic accommodations.

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Everything I Know I Learned in Kindergarten

by Shari Gent

A CHADD Educator of the Year shares her advice for teaching students with ADHD. You can adapt her suggestions to help them succeed in your classroom, whether you’ll teach remotely or return to a school building this semester.

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Making Educational Content Stick Through Technology

by Sean Sweeney

Whether your classroom this fall is virtual or in-person, you’ll likely have students who struggle when material is presented orally. Here’s how you can turn topics visual and interactive to engage students with language comprehension, executive functioning, and attention issues.

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Podcast: Building Better Executive Function Skills

ADHD 365

How does executive functioning relate to ADHD? How can you help children and teenagers build better executive function skills?

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Navigating a Summer at Home

by Carey A. Heller, PsyD

How do you structure an alternative summer with activities children or teenagers can enjoy? These strategies offer the added benefit of helping to improve their executive function skills.

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Telehealth for Teens with ADHD

by Carey A. Heller, PsyD

Daily life during this pandemic continues to be unsettled and disrupted. How do you know when teens or young adults need help—and where can they get it?

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Try a Goal-Oriented Summer

by Abigail Levrini, PhD

Stress-free and shame-free strategies can help those who choose to pause, set, and reach personal goals during this not-at-all-normal summer.

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Suddenly Thriving

by Joyce Cooper-Kahn, PhD

Some students with ADHD are surprising themselves and others during this unusual time.

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Children with ADHD and Online Etiquette

by Caroline Maguire, MEd, ACCG, PCC

How can you help children with ADHD socialize in the virtual world?

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