You’ve undoubtedly been working hard the first few weeks of school organizing your classroom and getting to know a new group
“You down with ADD?”
We're complex beings, and there is always more to learn. Caring is more important than "knowing." Are we interested, receptive, curious? The element of surprise can fuel a sense of newness and add excitement when we're open to it.
Another group of parents started the nonPareil Institute after they realized their learning disabled children shared a strong
This short film forces you to look at ADHD differently.
We ADDYTeens need to spark a conversation, make sure we stand up for ourselves and not feel shame in how our bodies developed.
It's no longer just kids with a behavioral disorder using these drugs to function in society. Now, it's older teens and adults who are fueling an emerging epidemic of abuse and addiction. The not-so-distant future is here: We are living in the United States of Adderall.
Zoe Kessler discusses how getting diagnosed with ADHD as an adult saved her life.
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder diagnoses have shot up 30% in the last 20 years. Dimitri Christakis, a professor of pediatrics, says an ADHD diagnosis can be a "disservice." He joins us to discuss why we need to change our thinking on ADHD.
It's so much more than being "not focused."