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9 Back to School Behavior Tips: How to Set Up a Structure That Works

by Janet Lehman, MSW It’s that time again—all around us, TV ads and store posters depict happy children and teens in back–to–school mode. But if the thought of your child starting school fills you with dread, you’re not alone. Right now, […]

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HELLO! MY NAME IS: Eve, Part 2: Infanthood

In my first post in this series, I promised to introduce you to Eve. I’ll do so, but first, a little background:A few months back, a marketing company More...

Summer Vacation Brings Sun, Fun … and Anxiety?

Summertime and the livin's easy... No, really. Seven days into summer vacation and things are ... good. My son, Javi, takes his 40mg dose of Vyvanse when he wakes More...

New Series: HELLO! My name is: Eve, Part 1: What were you expecting?

When I was pregnant with my first child, I spent untold hours with my nose in the book What to Expect When You’re Expecting. Throughout my son Aaron’s More...

Is it ADHD…or could it be FASD?

I spent the morning filling out forms so that my son could see yet another specialist, get yet another evaluation, have yet another appointment with someone we’re hoping More...

Luke’s Journey to an IEP, Part 3: Is it time to fight?

As you read in Luke's Journey to an IEP, Part 1: The Evaluation, I worked for two years to attain special education services for Luke for his Dysgraphia/Written Expression More...

ADHD and Skin Picking {darn that bloody anxiety!}

My daughter Natalie, who has ADHD, buzzed with anxiety this morning. She woke up at 5:30. She was too nervous to eat. And she picked and squeezed and More...

ADHD- An invisible disorder

Normally, when I write an article, I discuss topics and problems which have solutions. Today I’d like to discuss an important issue which confounds me as a parent More...

{a mom’s} week free of {ADHD}

I walked into my favorite coffee shop, Stomping Grounds, chose a table, and set my laptop bag on a chair. I was about to sit down when I More...

one {mom’s view} of finding the perfect school for my ADHD kid

One of the #1 complaints of parents of children with ADHD is problems with school. Maybe the teacher isn't knowledgeable about ADHD. Maybe the school's administration thinks ADHD More...

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