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We provide ADHD parenting tips and tricks that are backed by science and easy to use for busy parents. Join us as we grow your confidence in parenting your child with ADHD, so you can watch your child thrive!

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a mix of science and heart

Is Your ADHD Child Defiant? 4 Possible Reasons Why!

Whenever a parent tells me that their child is defiant, I always try to dig a little deeper to find out why?

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Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is one of the most common neurodevelopmental disorders.

What is Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)?


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Holiday gift guide for children with ADHD (and their mamas!)

2022 Holiday Gift Guide for ADHD Families


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Executive functioning is something that school-age kids need to use all day!

Executive Functions At School

Executive Function

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Are worry thoughts stopping your child in their tracks? Keeping them from doing things they really enjoy?

ADHD and Worry Thoughts: How do I Help My Child?


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ADHD and Homework

Having a space is the first step to success for children with ADHD and homework. 

ADHD and Homework: Set Up Your Space


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Getting an evaluation scheduled is a wonderful first step to take toward supporting your child!

How Do I Prepare My Child for an ADHD Evaluation?


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Another day, another misplaced water bottle. Kids with ADHD (and their grown-ups!) really benefit from having a place for important items.

Home Organization to Help ADHD


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ADHD and Social Skills

Most kids with ADHD have a strong desire to make friends. They may need a little help navigating!

ADHD and Friendship: 5 Tips for Parents

Speech and Language

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reduce mental stress in ADHD parenting

One of the most common questions we hear from parents who are raising a child with ADHD is this: “How do I manage all of this stress??”

ADHD Parenting: 4 Ways to Reduce Mental Stress


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Many schools still recommend grade retention for students who are struggling to learn, despite what the research says.

5 Myths and Facts About Grade Retention


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Can you imagine having tools to help your child listen, manage those frequent meltdowns, and connect with your child?

Learn 6 keys for raising a happy and independent child with ADHD

Better than Free Ice Cream!