Good News: Our Son is Back

Good News

Although I don’t talk about it as much as our children with autism, we also have a child with ADHD. Some may think that ADHD is not near as serious as autism but there have […]

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Make a Joyful Noise

This has not been an easy day. It has not been an easy week. But I am determined to find something good each week. That good thing happened this morning. We have a lot of […]

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9 Ways to Get Ahead of ADHD and Anxiety

A post by Lisa Aro published in Everyday Health Published Aug 14, 2014 There are many things that can cause anxiety in my household. Right now it’s school starting, but it could just as easily […]

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Discovery of the ADHD Gene?

There is an increasing number of children being diagnosed with ADHD. While there are some questions about how many of those children actually have ADHD, it is still a major problem. The ideal situation would […]

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Autism is Not the Only Disorder That is Growing

Many people are very concerned about the huge increase in autism diagnoses. But it is fair to ask about how autism compares with other neurological disorders. A recent study looked at the prevalence of autism, attention […]

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The Biological Basis For ADHD

In most cases ADHD is diagnosed by observation of behaviours. This has led some people to doubt that ADHD is a real disorder. Maybe it is just rowdy young people that parents want medicated to […]

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New Testing for ADHD

Disability and Faith

One of the hard things about ADHD is the diagnosis. There is much concern that ADHD is over-diagnosed. What if the child is just distracted or is full of energy? Now there is a way […]

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Famous People With ADHD

Disability and Faith

A diagnosis of ADHD is not the end of the world. Many people have gone on to be extremely successful. Here are some examples of famous people with ADHD. I am sure there are many […]

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ADHD and Development

I love hearing stories by people with ADHD who articulate what they are going through. This is a great post by Kelly Babcock on the relationship between ADHD and development. It is not near as […]

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ADHD and Anger

Disability and Faith

Anger is one of the things that Justus struggles with. And it is not normal anger. Everything will be fine and then Justus suddenly flies into a rage and a few minutes later he is […]

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10 Questions for People With ADHD to Ask

Disability and Faith

I love this list of questions. If we could get our son to ask these questions, our family would be transformed. Perhaps I should be asking these questions myself. This would be a great thing […]

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5 Things to Know About ADHD

Disability and Faith

Although ADHD is different for everyone, if you are an adult with ADHD you may find these five things ring true for your experience.

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What is It Like to Have ADHD?

Disability and Faith

Many people think that ADHD is just about being a bit distracted or having too much energy. It is much more complicated than that. This article will give you a sense of what ADHD is […]

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ADHD and DSM-5

Disability and Faith

DSM is the manual that is used to make a diagnosis. We are in the process of moving from DSM-4 to DSM-5. This will result in all sorts of changes. It is expected that there […]

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Brain Scans and ADHD

Disability and Faith

As the research into ADHD continues, new discoveries are always being made. There have been MRIs done of young people with ADHD and they have come up with some interesting results. There is evidence that […]

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