Tag Archives: ADHD

Don’t Have ADHD? Meds Won’t Improve Grades

The National Resource Center on ADHD (NRCA)** August 17, 2017 ADHD Weekly,  reports that the rumored effects of taking stimulant medication as a as a study or test-taking aid in their quest for higher grades is a false promise. According … Continue reading

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8 Simple Ways Parents Can Teach Kids to Get Organized

Children and teens with ADHD and other learning difficulties typically have trouble with organization, time management, and transitioning to living independently. They need specific training on how to manage those skills, which are crucial for college and beyond. But, to … Continue reading

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The Inside Track: ADHD Tips From My College Years

Rae Jacobson has ADHD.  She survived college and is now is a writer from Brooklyn, New York. Her special interest is ADHD and learning disabilities in women and girls, drawing on her own experiences with ADHD.    In this post from  … Continue reading

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ADHD by the Numbers: Facts, Statistics, and You

The health education website, Healthline.com recently published an infographic detailing  ADHD statistics and numbers. The infographic  it showcases the high cost of ADHD and shows which states ADHD is the  most prevalent in. You can see the graphic here: ADHD by the … Continue reading

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Autistifying My Habitat

This post from the blog, Radical Neurodivergence Speaking,  describes one individual’s efforts to make her  apartment and her life accessible to her.  The author, “Neurodivergent K” has developed her own style  to aid in  remembering things. This system, or components … Continue reading

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