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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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This simple tweak can make a big difference in helping your child be successful with homework.

Tools for Setting up a Homework Space for Kids with ADHD


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Join us as we “bust” the myths that get in the way of supporting the kids who need it the most.

#102: School Accommodations: Mythbusters


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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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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 ADHD Child Help at School


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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


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Is It Just ADHD or Something Else

Help your child identify where they are feeling worries in their body. Those feelings are anxiety.

Handling School Refusal (Part 2)


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And once in a pattern of refusal, it can be very hard to work your way out. But it is possible!

My Child is Refusing to go to School, Help! (Part 1)


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With early detection and specific interventions, most children with dyslexia can learn to read.

What Every Parent Needs to Know About Dyslexia


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Understanding IEPs and 504 Plans is a great place to start in your advocacy journey.

IEPs and 504 Plans… Oh My!


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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!