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Elly has earned the privilege Edit own questions or answers

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Elly answered the question: ADHD or APD?

 Thank you for your response, we recently had an appointment with our family doctor and have requested an appointment with the specialist. Unfortunately, we are in the in northern community and are on a waiting list to see the doctor.   My …

2 days ago

Carla answered the question: Compulsive Eating and ADHD

Hello Amanda, Welcome to theattention connection online community. I hope other parents on attentionconnection are willing to share their stories on ADHD and appetite. Two of Concerta’scommon side effects are moderate appetite suppression or transient …

2 days ago

Mari answered the question: Friend Issues

All I can say is your daughter is not alone in her struggle. My son is almost 8 and has a tough time connecting with other kids in his class. He is great with me, but can't read social queues and can be argumentative or competitive with other kids. I …

2 days ago

Carla answered the question: ADHD or APD?

Hello Elly, Welcome to theattention connection online community. I saw that you posted and wanted toreach out to provide support. Yes, you’re correct. APD is often misunderstoodbecause many of the symptoms or behaviors also can accompany other …

3 days ago

Carla answered the question: Friend Issues

Hello Kristin, Welcome to theattention connection online community. I saw that you posted and wanted toreach out to provide support. I’m sorry to hear that your daughter isstruggling to make friends at school. However, it’s great to hear that she …

3 days ago

Carla answered the question: ADHD medication?

Hello Mandie, Welcome to theattention connection online community. I saw that you posted and wanted toreach out to provide support. I’m sorry to hear that your daughter isstruggling with her symptoms. Evidence based treatment for children withADHD …

3 days ago

Carla answered the question: Marriage and ADD

Hello Katherine, Welcome to theattention connection online community. I’m sorry to hear that organization andcleaning has become somewhat of a challenge for you. The first step is awareness which youhave down because you recognize that it’s a challenge …

3 days ago

Carla answered the question: Procrastinating, hyper-focused, organized University Student

Hello M, Welcome to theattention connection online community. I saw that you posted and wanted toreach out to provide support. High school and college are two differentexperiences. In college, there is less structure, classes, and deadlines.However, …

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Haroldcreated the question: medication change

I have been taking Vyvanse for about five years. It is no longer as effective as when I started taking it. I would like to try taking a different medication - Adderall XR which my physician should approve. The problem is I would like to start the …

3 days ago

Adults with ADHD

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This group is for possible future use for Adults with ADHD topics, etc.

3 days ago

    Karencreated the topic: ADHD Weekly -- Educational Rights: Public vs. Private Schools

    What are your child’s educational rights in a public or aprivate school? Private schools are not required to meet the same standards aspublic schools, often to parents’ surprise. What do you need to know about how IDEA andSection 504 might apply in your …

    4 days ago

      Karencreated the topic: ADHD Weekly -- Is ADHD Hereditary?

      Your eye color and curly hair may run in your family. But what about ADHD? We know that ADHD is a brain-based condition,and recent research suggests there may be a genetic link. What exactly is known, and what does it allmean for you and your family? …

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      • johnevidence clinically overwhelming, not only hereditary but dominant. however genetic basis becomes clinically relevant in only about 1/2 affected individuals. from genetic standpoint girls equally affected but symptoms frequently not recognized until late adolescence as hyperactivity very uncommon.3 days ago

      Karencreated the topic: ADHD Weekly -- UPDATE on Your Child’s Academic Rights! Supreme Court Decision

      BREAKING NEWS: The Supreme Court has ruled in favor  of a childaffected by autism and ADHD regarding a student’s rights to a free andappropriate education. The court reversed a lower-court decision stating schooldistricts only had to meet the …

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        Suziecreated the question: Taking Breaks

        My son's IEP stipulates that he be able to take breaks during class. HE is in 8th grade and we recently learned he was banned from leaving the classroom for  both his 80 minuted Science Class followed by an 80 minute Social Studies class. This alone …

        4 days ago

        Laszlo

        I am a doctoral student with a research focus on gamified executive function training for ADHD.

        4 days ago

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          Mandyjoined the group Adults with ADHD

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            Mandyjoined the group Parents of Children with ADHD

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