Helping Kids with ADHD Manage Big Emotions

Have you noticed that your child or teen with ADHD seems to be “more emotional” than their friends or classmates without ADHD? Are they happier and more excited when something positive happens, and more sad, irritable, angry when something doesn’t go their way? Many kids with ADHD feel their emotions more powerfully than kids without…

Taking the Stress out of Back-to-School Shopping

With the first day of school just weeks away, it’s time to stock up on all of the school supplies, clothes, and accessories that you kids are going to need this year. Back-to-school shopping can seem when your child has ADHD. The idea of having to keep track of an active, impulsive, and distractable child…

Spotting Signs of Stress in Teens with ADHD

Teenagers might not be faced with many of the situations that adults consider to be stressful, like financial concerns, parenting challenges, long commutes, a demanding career, job instability, etc., but the middle and high school years come with a set of challenges that can be highly stressful in their own right. In fact, in a…