Your Questions About Adhd Causes In Children

John asks… My son has adhd, odd, and is on the low spectrum of autism. What are ways of coping? He is mentally draining the entire family. There is no time for my three children because his behavior is at a constant. I know this sounds awful but part of me wonders if a bit of this is just to get attention. I should have stated, we do strict diet, routine, and therapy, but no medications as of yet. He is 10yrs old. barry jennings answers: Children who are on the autism spectrum are …

Your Questions About Adhd Cures

… may be able to do is find ways to help your son with gaining social skills and improving sensory tolerances. Your son may benefit from behavioral or cognitive therapy targeting social skill development and understanding. He may need help with learning ways of coping with an overload of sensory input. He may not be able to provide his own structure but may need to have his environment and routines structured for him. A good place to start is by writing down a list or description of …

Your Questions About Adhd Diets

… most people with ADD can be functional and productive without the use of medicine, it does not mean that it is a “myth”. People like that simply don’t understand how pervasive ADD can affect the lives of the people who have it. There are genetic and physiological bases for ADD! People often develop coping mechanisms to deal with their ADD – but it does not mean the symptoms or the disorder are “cured”. Whether or not you want to use medication is your …

Your Questions About Adhd Cures

… irreversible. HELP!!! barry jennings answers: As a teacher, I often see understanding as a synonym for sympathetic, which means babying. I am not saying that you are doing this at all. Medicine is not for everyone or for every kid. It is not an instant cure, and for many kids, they need to tweak and reformulate to find the perfect match at first. A side of ADHD is rage. I would talk to a child psych for help in coping, in addition to a pediatrician. Sometimes the child psych can …

Your Questions About Adhd Treatment

… self-instruction could be ‘Stop!’, followed by ‘What is the problem?’ and ‘What would be the best plan to solve the problem?’ Cognitive therapy is most helpful for children who are impulsive. Anger management Impulsive children who are quick to anger can benefit from anger management training. The child is taught how to recognise the signs of their growing frustration and is given a range of coping skills designed to defuse their aggression. Relaxation techniques and stress …