So what is ADHD? And how do you know if you or someone you love has this brain makeup? Mental health professionals use what is known as the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual (DSM), which is currently in the fifth edition. This book … [Read more...] about Diagnostic Criteria of ADHD
I was thinking today how the word “independence” makes no sense. “In Dependence” sounds like the opposite of what we mean- I love making up words. How about “undependence,” “post-dependence,” or the old standby, “autonomy.” I doubt that … [Read more...] about Is Becoming Independent The Best Goal For Your Student?
To-do lists are not magic. They rarely actually help us to get things done in and of themselves. Instead the list becomes this “thing” that looms in the backof our mind, making us feel guilty because we do not have the time, we have other … [Read more...] about Do-ing Your To-Do
I love technology. I can get lost for hours looking for new apps. I often start by looking at the AppAdvice app to see what is new, interesting and free! One thing leads to another and before I know it I have downloaded at least 5 new … [Read more...] about Top ADHD Apps