Wed, 26 April 2017
As Anna Vagin, Ph.D., explains, the sustained attention and give and take required in face-to-face interactions can present challenges for children with ADHD. She offers strategies for parents and teachers to help kids improve their conversational skills.
Direct download: 176-vagin-building-conversation-skills-children-with-adhd.mp3
Category:Parenting ADHD Children -- posted at: 9:00am EDT
Thu, 20 April 2017
Dysgraphia and written expression challenges are common in children with ADHD. For these kids, staring at a blank page can feel like torture. Literacy specialist Kendra Wagner, M.A., shares strategies to help children with LD get their thoughts on paper.
Direct download: 175-overcoming-dysgraphia-writing-challenges-parents-teachers.mp3
Category:ADHD at School -- posted at: 9:38am EDT
Wed, 12 April 2017
Video games can teach problem-solving skills and critical thinking—and also suck a child’s attention from real people and experiencesd. Wes Crenshaw, Ph.D., and Ryan Sipes explain how to choose the best games and set reasonable restrictions.
Direct download: 174-parenting-children-with-adhd-video-games.mp3
Category:Parenting ADHD Children -- posted at: 11:20am EDT