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Home Again: Clark Kent Goes To College

My college-age son, Clark Kent, has ADHD and Asperger’s. Many of you know him from The Clark Kent Chronicles, which I’ve shared a few of in ADDitude Magazine and here over the years. Some of you have even wondered how […]

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“Unattended Children Will Be Given Espresso and a Free Puppy”

I will never forget taking our first family vacation shortly after my son started taking his medication.  It as just a quick weekend trip to Pennsylvania Dutch Country More...

So we let our ADHD teen fail. NOW WHAT??

  Last we checked on my ADHD/Aspie son “Clark Kent,” he was living up to his nickname in spectacular fashion while stubbornly clinging to the belief that he was More...

Guest post: “Unattended Children Will Be Given Espresso and a Free Puppy””

I will never forget taking our first family vacation shortly after my son started taking his medication. It as just a quick weekend trip to Pennsylvania Dutch Country More...

Rebel, with or without a cause: natural health & wellness treatment alternatives

Oh what a difference a month makes! When I posted on our foray into natural health and wellness alternatives for our teenage son – an ADHD/Asperger’s young man affectionately More...

ADHD medication provides clarity like eyeglasses

Your child comes home from school one day and explains that he can no longer see what his teacher is writing on the board. You immediately make an More...

Keep looking out the windshield

"I AM NOT GOING TO SCHOOL! I AM NOT GETTING DRESSED BECAUSE I'M NOT GOING TO SCHOOL! YOU CAN'T MAKE ME!" "Well, I have to turn off the T.V. More...

The Right Stuff: The Clark Chronicles

Artwork by Alayah Frazier: That Boy My 15-year old ADHD son Clark has many of the raw materials for great success later in life: brains, looks, a wicked sense More...

a metaphor for {a mom’s} life

Yesterday when I took my car to the Toyota dealership for an oil change I told the service manager that I have a child with autism. I don’t. More...

Road Daze: The Clark Chronicles

Um, yeah, I'm ready for my driver's license.  Let's see... He processes about half the signals he receives... He forgets to tell me most of what his plans are... He is prone More...

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