ADD & ADHD

Is your child hyper, impulsive, or have a super-short attention span? It could be attention deficit disorder (ADD) or attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). Learn about the signs, diagnosis, and treatment and get the support you need to help your kid stay focused.

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How Parents Can Help Children With Attention and Learning Issues With Remote, Hybrid, or In-Person Learning
This fall won't be ideal, but there are ways to help your child focus during an unusual school year, regardless of the learning method. These expert-recommended strategies will help them thrive.
Why the Key to Treating ADHD Goes Beyond Medication
Most kids who've been diagnosed with attention-deficit disorder aren't getting the right mix of medication and behavioral management that can make all the difference.
Understanding My Child's Learning and Attention Issue: My A-Ha Moment
The second a teacher said the words attention deficit disorder I felt the monumental puzzle pieces of life falling into perfect place. Suddenly all of the things my son had struggled with made sense. 
How Sports Can Help Kids With Differing Abilities
In honor of October as ADHD Awareness Month, USA Swimming offers tips to effectively coach kids of differing abilities.
Homework Hassles and ADHD
For kids with an attention disorder, completing schoolwork is especially challenging. Find out how you can help.
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