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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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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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Self-regulation is the ability to control one’s feelings, thoughts, behaviors, and attention.

4 Strategies to Help Your ADHD Child Self-Regulate

ADHD

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To be honest, my anxiety has been around for most of my life, but it all came painfully to the surface.

My Own Journey With Social Anxiety (Part 1)

Anxiety

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The first few weeks of school can be a tough transition. Check out three tips to make it smoother.

3 Back-to-School Strategies for Children with ADHD

ADHD

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“Our kids love each other, right? I mean, they definitely don’t seem to like each other lately, but do they love each other?” The other day, I (Katie) was listening to my children arguing in the backyard and I looked at my husband and literally asked this question. It seems like my kids (who are 2.5 years apart) operate […]

Manage Sibling Conflict Like a Boss!

Behavior

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Even though it might not feel like it, as a parent of a child with ADHD you have a LOT of rights.

7 Things Parents Need to Know to Get Their Child with ADHD Help at School

ADHD

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The CDC estimates that 7% of children ages 3-17 have been diagnosed with anxiety. 

Addressing Your Child’s Anxiety at School

Anxiety

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Children with ADHD can struggle to plan for the future, even if the future is a few minutes away.

The Truth About Routines and ADHD

ADHD

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If you are parenting more than one child with ADHD, things can get exhausting… and fun!

Parenting Multiple Children With ADHD

ADHD

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“The way we talk to our children becomes their inner voice.” What a powerful statement! 

Tools to Improve Your Child’s Confidence

ADHD

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Bedtime Pass is a science-backed strategy that we use with families to help children feel safe and secure.

The Bedtime Pass: Get Your Child To Stay In Bed and Fall Asleep

Sleep

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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!