How to Help my Child with ADHD?

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The first thing that you need to realize when you have a child with ADHD is that they aren’t broken. Treating your kids as though something is wrong with them will only hinder them later in life. Instead, start looking for solutions to issues that they are having. Claim Your 20 Free Pregnancy Tests – Click Here

Talk to teachers and other adults who come in contact with your child in order to develop a plan that will help them to grow and flourish. Be specific with the areas that your child needs help with. For example, rather than simply saying that your child has ADHD, tell your child’s teacher that you are looking for their help teaching your child to listen better.

You should also take the time to learn more about your child and how they learn the best. This can help give you a way to instruct and communicate with your child easier. Make sure that you give instructions geared towards their specific learning style when you are doing their homework at home.

Finally, don’t be afraid to focus on the strengths that your child has. Knowing that they excel at something can be a great motivator for your child to work on other areas that they are not as strong with. You can also arrange for your child to have some one on one time with a child who excels at areas that your child is working on for motivation as well.

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Dr. Renee Hanton, MD
Dr. Renee Hanton, MD | ConceiveEasy
Dr. Renee Hanton is ConceiveEasy's Senior Physician with expertise in the diagnosis and treatment of infertility. Dr. Hanton specializes in the endocrine causes of infertility, such as polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS)