Top 20 ADHD Accommodations and Modifications That Work - Typically children diagnosed with ADHD have developmentally inappropriate behavior, including poor attention skills, impulsivity, and hyperactivity. While there may be disagreement among professionals regarding the incidence rate and even the actual diagnosis, all teachers will agree that all students are different and a single approach or strategy will not work for each and every student.
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I should just start sending this to people when they ask me what The symptoms of ADHD are / what it's like to have it / how it affects my life. This is me in a nutshell. Makes you wonder how much of my personality is my actual personality and how much is from the disorder... Or is it my personality because the disorder makes me who I am... This is a Q for psych majors...
A Mind Map, created in PowerPoint, that works as a poster or as a mini presentation that could be used as part of staff training or to build awareness. This list of difficulties is not exhaustive but is a flavour of some of the issues that can affect students with ADHD.
ADHD symptoms in children can lead to poor grades, problems at home, and struggles with friendships. Here are 10 tips to help you help your child be happier and more focused: http://www.everydayhealth.com/adhd-pictures/help-adhd-child-succeed.aspx
10 New Apps for Kids With Learning and Attention Issues (2014 edition)
Occasionally, I will walk past someone and hear, “Ugh. I am feeling so OCD today.” Other times, someone will say to me, “Sorry. I am just really OCD about that.” As someone that actually has Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, I think to myself, “When did my mental illness become an adjective?”