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Category: Child Therapy

Informing Kids About ADD and ADHD

“I knew as a kid that I was different from my classmates, but I didn’t know how I was different.”  People who are diagnosed as Adult ADHD often share this memory from childhood.  Unfortunately, with incomplete information, these people often

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Understanding ADD and ADHD: A Case for Counseling

Although the use of medication can improve the identifying symptoms of ADD and ADHD—distractibility, impulsivity, and hyperactivity, it does not automatically correct patterns of behavior.  The impulsive tendency to interrupt or talk over other’s who are speaking can be a

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Play Therapy: A Parent’s View Part 2

Play Therapy: The Approach So what are these toys for and what do they mean? That is the very question that play therapy can answer for you. In general, all toys in the play room are purposeful, meaning that they

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Play Therapy: A Parent’s View Part 1

Play Therapy: The Approach So what are these toys for and what do they mean? That is the very question that play therapy can answer for you. In general, all toys in the play room are purposeful, meaning that they

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How Should Parents Face the Trials of ADD and ADHD with Their Children? | Dallas, TX

ADD and ADHD: How Does a Parent Face These Trials with Their Child? When we see our children struggling and suffering with the symptoms of ADD and ADHD, our first response is to think, “What can I do to help”

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ADD and ADHD | What Causes ADD in Kids? | Plano, TX

Struggling with ADD and ADHD? As parents, we often fall into the dark pit of guilt.  Finding ourselves feeling guilty when in our perfect hindsight, we find our decisions did not result in the expected outcomes.  Accepting responsibility for other’s

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ADD and ADHD Causes and Affects | Carrollton, TX

ADD and ADHD: What Can You do to Help Your Child?  When we see our children struggling and suffering with the symptoms of ADD and ADHD, our first response is to think, “What can I do to help” my child.

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What Causes ADD and ADHD? | Addison, TX

Is It My Fault My Child Is ADHD? When we see our children struggling and suffering with the symptoms of ADD and ADHD, our first response is to think, “What can I do to help” my child.  Usually we jump

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ADHD From a Teacher’s Perspective | Part Two | Plano, TX

ADHD Persists Into Adulthood My earlier belief that ADHD did not persist into adulthood is not true. It does continue in about 65% to 80% of cases according to Russell A. Barkley, PhD., a leading researcher of ADHD in children

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ADHD: How Should Teachers Deal with Children with ADHD? | Part Two | Dallas, TX

ADHD Persists Into Adulthood My earlier belief that ADHD did not persist into adulthood is not true. It does continue in about 65% to 80% of cases according to Russell A. Barkley, PhD., a leading researcher of ADHD in children

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