Awesome article about how ADHD affects your child's brain and it explains WHY they lack motivation....scientific reasons. (It pushes medication, but I just ignore those points) understanding why, helps parents demonstrate greater patience.
Neuropsychiatric Differences Between Boys and Girls With ADHD By E. Mark Mahone, PhD | October 3, 2012 Dr Mahone is Director of Neuropsychology, Kennedy Krieger Institute in Baltimore, and Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in Baltimore. He reports no conflicts of interest concerning the subject matter of this article.
Overprescribed? There Are Other Options Since 1990, production of the medications used to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) has skyrocketed. Prescriptions of Ritalin alone have reached about 11 million a year.