Learning About Attention Helps Us Inform Individualized Treatment and Learning Strategies

What do we mean when we tell someone to pay attention to us? How can we tell they’re not paying attention? And what parts of the brain come into play when someone is (or isn’t) paying attention? While these questions are very interesting to many of us, they're especially so to parents with ADHD children. Plus, adults who have ADHD or other neurological differences will also find them relevant. After all, these underlying issues with attention contribute to so many of the challenges that pop up in the classroom and elsewhere.

By |2020-02-11T18:11:14+00:00February 11th, 2020|ADHD Treatment|0 Comments

Attention Deficit: How Does Immature Listening Affect Our Attention

The ability to pay attention can be a struggle for everyone. Adults, of course, most commonly notice this habit in children. Parents often have to ask their children repeatedly to get dressed, finish their meals, do their homework, or get into the car.

By |2019-10-29T12:14:42+00:00October 29th, 2019|ADHD Treatment|0 Comments

Parents: Is ADD Affecting You or Your Child? – Evidence-Based & Experimental Treatment Options

Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) affects a large number of children and adults in the United States.As prevalent as it is, though, ADD remains to be a topic under constant debate among scientists.Some believe it’s a physiological brain disorder that is caused by a genetic component. Others declare that ADD lacks any supportive evidence and should not even be considered a disorder.

By |2019-03-26T21:39:12+00:00November 7th, 2017|ADHD Treatment|0 Comments