Growing up gifted with ADHD
Being bright and creative — but having a mind that wanders and words that elude you — create special challenges. One young girl describes her experience.
How I found the right school
When your child has a disability, finding a place where she can thrive may take you into unfamiliar territory.
Understanding girls with ADHD: symptoms and strategies
Girls with ADHD often suffer in silence — and remain undiagnosed. When their symptoms finally surface, they can be dangerous. Learn what to watch for in your daughter — and how to help her.
Understanding bullying and its impact on kids with learning disabilities or ADHD
Kids with learning or attention problems can be easy prey for bullies. An expert tells you how to recognize the signs that your child is being bullied.
Teen drivers with ADHD: realities and risks
Getting behind the wheel can be especially risky for teens with ADHD. But with extra time and effort, you can help your teen become a safe, competent driver.
Managing ADHD with medication: An overview
If your child has ADHD, odds are that his doctor has recommended medication. Learn more about what treatments are available for managing this condition.
ADHD with other disorders
Learn about disorders that often co-exist with AD/HD — and what to expect as your child is being evaluated.
Andrew's journal: Growing up with dyslexia and ADHD
From second grade through high school, Andrew has shared his story of getting through school with the dual challenges of dyslexia and ADHD.
Get your child organized for school
Tips to help your child manage assignments, clutter and time.
Online classes: a choice for your middle or high schooler?
Thinking about an online class for your child? Learn how to choose a high-quality web-based school.
Signs of ADHD
Signs that your child might have attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.
Buying educational software? Start by asking the right questions
Learn how to select high-quality software that will strengthen your child's academic skills.
Resources for Adults With Learning Disabilities & ADHD
Learning disabilities and AD/HD are usually lifelong conditions. This list of resources is geared toward adults living with those challenges.
Foundations for resilience in teens with ADHD
Dr. Sam Goldstein tells parents how to reduce risky behavior and foster resilience in their teens with AD/HD.
Risky behavior in teens with ADHD
Psychologist Sam Goldstein describes the kinds of risky behaviors teens with ADHD often engage in.
ADHD and Adolescence: A Formula for Risk and Vulnerability
Dr. Sam Goldstein describes the many risks and vulnerabilities teenagers with AD/HD face.