Category Archives: listening skills

ADHD Children: Effective Discipline Techniques

Children with ADHD can be difficult to discipline. This is because of the symptoms of the disorder. It can be difficult to get some children with ADHD to even listen to the reasons why they're being punished and then the consequences can be very hard to enforce with children who are easily distracted. But these challenges don't mean…
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The Fine Art of Parenting a Teen With ADHD

Experience and surviving the teen age years can be challenging for both the parents and the teen. Parents can remember their experiences and are so sure that they had it much harder than their teen. I bet you; your goal as parent with a teen with ADHD is to hopefully reduce the impact of the…
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Managing Shame with ADHD

One of the subjects that comes up alot during my coaching sessions with my clients is shame. Shame is an emotion that can play a huge part in the lives of individuals with ADHD. When an individual with ADHD feels shame, they feel a huge sense of embarrassment and humiliation about who they are. And, the…
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5 Ways to Improve Social Skills for Adults with ADHD

Social situations may be very difficult for Adults with ADHD. They don't seem to have the type of antenna which picks up the social cues and undertones of social interactions. They often are not aware of how other people are feeling or how they appear to others.  Here are some ways to increase your social…
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