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ADD/ADHD More and more parents are questioning whether their child is ADHD. ScottCounseling offers up-to-date information on this topic and solutions for parents try at home.

My Child Yells At Me!

Adolescent counseling agencies across the country are filling up with young children and teens who refuse to follow their parents directions and honor their requests.  More and more parents are contacting the police seeking assistance because their child is “out of control.”  Some parents report that they are even afraid of their children. Out of control...

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Treatment For ADD and ADHD Without Side Effects

Counselors of school-aged children are very busy this time of the year assessing children who are displaying symptoms of attention deficit disorder.  This includes attention deficit hyper-active disorders.  After school conferences, there appears to be in increase in disagnosing children with this disorder.  Many parents are concern that their child may be labled, placed on medications...

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ADD and ADHD Treatment Options: Is There a Permanent Solution?

Average: Your rating: None Parenting children with Attention Deficit Disorder is difficult and often times exhausting. Parents often find themselves yelling and nagging their children to hurry up, calm down or help out. These parents need a solution for everyone’s sanity and happiness. However, the option of using a stimulant drug like Ritalin scares many...

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These Famous People with ADHD May Surprise You

Average: Your rating: None Does it surprise you to learn that Howie Mandel has ADHD? He is one of the famous people with ADHD, who have come out recently to spread the word about the disorder. Why are so many people making their personal health public? They want to let the world know that ADHD...

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Parenting an ADD or ADHD Child Who Argues

  Parenting “the perfect child” may be challenging.  If your child is showing symptoms or has been diagnosed with attention deficit disorder (ADD), or attention hyper-activity disorder (ADHD), your challenges may become more taxing, especially when the child begin to argue and become disobedient.  The following article provides some good parenting insights and may be helpful...

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Are You an Adult ADHD Procrastinator or a “Time Optimist”?

Average: Your rating: None As an ADHD life coach, I get to work with some of the most amazingly creative adults living with ADHD every day. This week I met with a new client to talk about how ADHD was impacting her life and begin helping her design initial ADHD coaching strategies to better manage...

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The Three Top ADHD Medication Pitfalls and How to Avoid Them

Average: Your rating: None One of the most effective management strategies for minimizing the challenges and symptoms of ADHD is medication. This might not be the most popular statement I have ever made, but research over and over again has shown that ADHD medications can “level the playing field” for adults with ADHD. Medications can...

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Home Remedies For ADD (Attention Deficit Disorder) In Children

Average: Your rating: None It is a disorder which starts during childhood and children suffering from ADD (Attention Deficit Disorder) show symptoms of forgetfulness, inattention and poor control of impulses, repeating mistakes, excessive talking, hyperactivity and learning disability. ADD is common among school going children and boys are more likely to suffer from it as...

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ADHD Treatment: A Natural Solution

Average: Your rating: None ADHD children struggle to pay attention, control their behavior and organize themselves. At school, activities that are simple for most kids like sitting still in the circle or finishing the worksheet are a real challenge for ADHD children. At home, family dinners are not peaceful and getting ready on time in...

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Adult ADHD: Speak Up! I’m not Listening

Average: Your rating: None Listening well is the most important part of communication. Many misunderstandings and hurt feelings can be prevented by using good listening skills. If you begin to track disagreements or miscommunications in your life, you will probably find that poor listening skills (yours or the other person’s) are at the root of...

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