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Spending Recess Being Punished

When I was in grade 5, I spent a lot of my recess time inside because I was always getting in trouble for the most trivial things. Missed Opportunities Since I had less time playing outside at recess, it was really hard for me to be a kid, make friends and build on my soft skills. I think this is why I had a harder time...

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No mom, I didn't brush my teeth.

No mom, I didn't brush my teeth.

It never fails, on the days when I forget to brush my teeth my mom asks, "Did you brush your teeth?  At this point, I'm already late for work and don't have time to run back in and take care of business. As a kid with ADHD do you forget to do basic things like closing the cupboard door you just opened,  putting away the milk...

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Helicopter Parenting a Kid with ADHD

Do you find yourself overly involved in your kid's hobbies? Do you ask too many questions about their friends? Are you always "hovering" over their shoulder as they do their homework? If you answered yes to any of these questions, this may just be a case of helicopter parenting. What is helicopter parenting? Here's the thing. We all...

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To mom on mothers Day

To mom on mothers Day

It's not fair that us kids get 364 days of the year while moms only get one. Today I want to say "Happy Mother's Day" to all the amazing moms who do so much for their kids like me with ADHD, especially of course my mom.

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New resource for teachers

One of the best resources for teachers is Jeff's ABC's of ADHD for Teachers.  ...

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Coco Stanback, M.A.,ACG Bilingual ADHD Coach

(949) 929-5081 http://heart4kidscoaching.com/  heart4kidscoaching@gmail.com  ...

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How I'm Pushing Past the Boredom

How I'm Pushing Past the Boredom

Some of the things I used to do to try to eliminate boredom were throwing paper airplanes around the classroom, doing Origami, and just acting silly! As you would imagine that didn't work for me too well at school. I know now I don't have to freak out, but it's really hard. Here are my top strategies for dealing with boredom.

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CADDAC - Centre for ADHD Awareness (Canada)

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ADDISS - National Attention Deficit Disorder Information and Support Service (UK)

National Attention Deficit Disorder Information and Support Service

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ADDers.org - ADD/ADHD Online Information (UK)

ADD/ADHD Online Information (UK)

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NCLD - National Center for Learning Disabilities (USA)

National Center for Learning Disabilities (USA)

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ADHD-Europe (Europe)

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CHADD - The National Resource on ADHD (USA)

CHADD - The National Resource on ADHD (USA)

A national resource where you can receive an individualized response from a Health Information Specialist knowledgeable in the full range of issues concerning ADHD.

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ADHD CoachConnect

Work with teens, ages 12 and up, and adults in helping them unleash their strengths, find acceptance in their unique brain wiring and strategize for success, in academics and life! Columbus, OH ADHD CoachConnect judy@adhdcoachconnect.com www.adhdcoachconnect.com (614) 804-6706...

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ADHD Coaching Advantage

I'm a certified ADHD Coach offering individual and group coaching services to children, parents, teens and adults. My previous work experiences and background is a mixture of corporate sales and marketing and public education. However, having ADHD myself and living with an ADHD teen and non-ADHD spouse is my living experience!...

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ATXLifeCoaching

ADHD Coach, passionate about helping to create unique systems and solutions to help families affected by ADHD live happier, healthier and easier lives

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Laurie Dupar

Coaching for ADHD

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ADDadvocate, LLC

I coach families, teens, and college students. I also am an advocate for families who need school support. Without adequate support, coaching is not effective. 21 Coates Rd., Medford, NJ 08055 Karen K Lowry, R.N.,BCC Karen@addadvocates.com www.addadvocates.com (609)-760-1971...

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10 Things Parents Need to Know About ADHD Kids

10 Things Parents Need to Know About ADHD Kids

Here are 10 Things I think parents need to know so that they can actually help their kids with ADHD and support them. Don't worry about spoiling us, we need all the help we can get.

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#ADHDKidsRock Turns 1 - A Look at Our Year

#ADHDKidsRock Turns 1 - A Look at Our Year

One year ago today I officially launched ADHD Kids Rock! WOW... I can hardly believe how much has happened over the past 12 months.

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It's #BackToTheFutureDay: Here's My Message to my 12 Year Old ADHD Nerd Self

It's #BackToTheFutureDay: Here's My Message to my 12 Year Old ADHD Nerd Self

But when it comes to being 12, on this planet, not much has changed. And when you were ADHD like I was, it was a bit harder, a bit more awkward.

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Kids with Dysgraphia and ADHD

Kids with Dysgraphia and ADHD

Dysgraphia is a learning disability that affects writing abilities. Here's my story of living with it and what I've learned to do about it. Be sure to share your strategies for dealing with Dysgraphia and ADHD in the comments at the bottom of the post.

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Telling my teachers I have ADHD

Telling my teachers I have ADHD

I want to get off to a good start this at school so I'm telling my teachers I have ADHD myself instead of my mom talking to them. Here's the note I wrote them -- maybe you can make your own version to explain your strengths and weaknesses to your teacher.

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The one binder rule

The one binder rule

I have an ADHD strategy to keep me on track at school called the ONE binder rule. It is my rule for staying organized.

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Going to College at Wayfinding Academy

Going to College at Wayfinding Academy

Students will be supported in discovering their own personal interests and learning in the way they learn best.

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My Interview with CBC Radio Early Edition

My Interview with CBC Radio Early Edition

A few days ago, I was interviewed by the #CBC Early Edition radio show. In case you missed it, here's the link.

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Mulligans and Negativity when you have ADHD

Mulligans and Negativity when you have ADHD

I don’t know about your ADHD brain, but when I make a mistake—mess up my schedule, lose my keys, lock myself out of the car—it’s like these demonic little urchins start a chorus of “Ryan’s an idiot!” in my head. And they don’t let up. I’ll ruminate on that mistake for a long time. My ADHD just locks on the...

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Grrr... so many misconceptions about ADHD!

Grrr... so many misconceptions about ADHD!

Don't get me wrong, I can use all the help I can get and I honestly appreciate your good intentions. It just that when you plan things without even asking me what I think, you are hurting me more than helping.

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