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Guest blog: His Loudest Advocate, His Biggest Fan

Today’s guest blogger is Stacey, who lives in Sacramento, California. She’s divorced, works in the non-profit mental health industry, and used to teach elementary school. Her story will be familiar to many of us, as is her self-proclaimed title: his loudest […]

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There’s no such thing as an “ADHD child”

Thanks to fellow blogger and co-contributor here at {a Mom's View of ADHD}, Kelly Miller, I have a keen sense of how I convey my son, Ricochet, and More...

When Undefined Expectations and ADHD Collide: Our Lost Summer

[Editor's Note: From now on I am going to refer to Luke by a nickname: Ricochet. This nickname was given to him by his soccer coach about 15 More...

A chance for kids with ADHD and LDs to experience sameness!

This sign is posted by the road as you drive into Camp SOAR. Brought a tear to my eyes. Have you ever wished that your special needs child could More...

Here’s to Not Catching Our Hair on Fire

I don't know where to start in my book review of Stacey Turis' Here's to Not Catching Our Hair on Fire, An abseent-minded tale of life with Giftedness More...

The Village (You are NOT alone)

There are literally hundreds, if not thousands of people who are involved in my child’s life. At the same time I think it’s really easy to feel isolated More...

What’s Really on Their Minds? A Child’s Perspective on Having ADHD

My son, Connor, has Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and type 1 diabetes. He was diagnosed with diabetes when he was 5 and with ADHD when he was More...

Texting With Your Kids: The Good, The Bad and The Ugly

A few years ago, I started noticing a disturbing trend in the clients who came into my office.   Frustrated kids, parents and spouses would bring their cell More...

The Dark Side: ADHD and Suicide

Welcome to your worst nightmare: Your child says he or she wants to die, or even worse, attempts suicide. I get asked a lot about suicide, and given More...

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