Your Questions About Adhd Causes In Children

… barry jennings answers: It’s possible for symptoms to show up as early as 3 yrs old however you won’t find a Dr willing to diagnose until the child reaches 1st grade. My eldest son is diagnosed as having ADD at age 6 and after trying several meds for the past 5 yrs he has seems to be one of lucky ones and has outgrown it. We stopped giving him his ADD meds last year and the Teachers could see no difference in him being on it meds and not so we are having him retested. My son’s …

Your Questions About Adhd Medications For Kids

… the meds for ADHD!! Most of the medications for ADHD are amphetamines! Teachers have been trying to convince me to get my son tested for ADHD since he started kindergarten. (he’s 13). My ex-husband was in rehab and I had access to books about every type of drug there is. Sometime methamphetamines are even prescribed to kids with ADHD! Insane! I brought home a questionaire that doctors use to test kids for ADHD and if you want my opinion, just about every kid on the planet could be ADHD. …

Your Questions About Adhd Diets

Nancy asks… ADHD diet…? What foods should a child with ADHD stay away from and eat more of? barry jennings answers: I think that ADHD is a just an excuse for Teachers not to do there jobs and keep the kids in line for six hours a day. When my son was in fourth grade a teacher labeled him with this and we spent the next four years at the physicists office to end up with them changing drugs and using him as a guinea pig. He grew out of his issues and is just fine now at 17. As …

Your Questions About Adhd Causes In Children

… differences and NOT deficit. So, Teachers in the classroom do mean well, but let’s be honest, they are NOT trained to make a diagnosis. Rather they are merely a professional in the child’s life who can make suggestions based on what they observe and see in the classroom. I think we have a long way to go in understanding and educating the public on what ADD / ADHD really is, and what these children need for supports. Hope this helps a little. Rory Rory F. Stern, PsyD “Former …