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Home Schooling Offers Solutions For ADHD

Home Schooling Offers Solutions For ADHD

Home Schooling and ADHD For years families have suffered with children afflicted with ADHD.  Try as they might, teachers and school systems can only do so much.  While Certified ADHD consultants can help via counseling and other healthc are professionals can prescribe medications, the ADHD child for the most part can struggle in a classroom setting. Home schooling offers an alternative learning environment for the child.  With the help of ADHD counseling and possible medication, a child can achieve higher academic scores and absorb more information in the privacy of the home.  The child can be limited to distractions since

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How to Cope with a Spouse who has Attention Deficit Disorder

Coping with Attention Deficit Disorder Attention deficit disorder is a fairly recently recognized affliction that professionals are just beginning to understand. One of the biggest problems that people with ADD have is understanding what other people might be feeling or thinking, which often leads to inappropriate behavior. They don’t try to avoid social interaction, but struggle to recognize non-verbal communication signals and facial expression that those who do not have ADD have no problem interpreting. Because of these issues, having a relationship with someone who has been diagnosed with ADD can often be difficult or trying. Below are some tips

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Common Myths About Attention Deficit Disorder

Common Myths About Attention Deficit Disorder

Attention Deficit Disorder: Myths and Misconceptions. Attention deficit disorder (ADD) is a mental disorder that involves an inability to concentrate for long periods of time. Starting in 1996, ADD was officially re-classified as a sub-type of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) that may also involve hyperactivity. However, the older terms, attention deficit disorder and ADD, are often still used to refer to all types of ADHD. ADD is often misunderstood and there are many common myths about attention deficit disorder that need to be dispelled. Below you will find a discussion of several of the more common myths associated with

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My Kid Is Driving Me Crazy! Is It ADHD?

My Kid Is Driving Me Crazy! Is It ADHD?

Attention Deficit Counseling Can Help! Many parents are driven crazy over their child’s behavior.  Sometimes the simple answer is only a consultation away.  Many children have ADHD and need Attention Deficit Counseling. Through counseling and sometimes, medication, your child can start to feel better and so can you!  Below are some signs if your child may be ADHD Carolyn Rogalsky of ParentDish identifies various signs of adolescent ADHD in her article, “10 Signs Your Child May Have ADHD”. Are you alarmed that your daughter constantly misplaces schoolwork and other vital items? Does your son’s inattention when you share a story you

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A Master in Pyschology Opens Doors

A Master in Pyschology Opens Doors

Attention Deficit Counselors Should Obtain Higher Education     Counselors who earn the certification in Attention Deficit Counseling should also actively seek to find higher education in their field.  While not all ADHD Counselors are LPCs, it should be something to consider. One such consideration is finding a reputable school to earn a Master in Pyschology.  If you are interested in higher education, the site below here can help you find a school in your area that is reputable and can offer you the opportunity to increase your skills and education. Please click here to review the site. AIHCP  

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Link Between ADHD and Omega-3

Link Between ADHD and Omega-3

Many parents with children who suffer from ADHD are always looking for ways to help their children.   They are also always looking for alternatives to ADHD drugs.  From proper diet and exercise to supplements have been used.    This is why news of something new is so exciting.    A study is showing a link between attention deficit disorder and omega-3 fatty acids.   Omega-3 fatty acids effect behavior, learning and our overall mood.   For more please read below: By Massey University From Phys.org How ADHD could be helped by Omega-3 Fatty Acids Dr Richardson’s research into how nutrition (and particularly fatty acids)

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Attention Deficit Disorder Counseling: What It Is Like To Have ADHD

Attention Deficit Disorder Counseling: What It Is Like To Have ADHD

You cannot understand someone until you walk a mile in their shoes.   Attention deficit disorder counseling professionals have tried to do just that with ADHD.   It has been said that living with ADHD is always having to be on the move.   Never being able to focus on just one thing.   This constant flux of attention can lead to trying to do too much at once.   This ultimately leads to anxiety, panic, and a lack of concentration altogether.   When working with an ADHD patient or client one must understand that they are not ignoring you or being rude, they simply are