Children with ADHD/ADD

A forum for moms to discuss all the great things and the challenges of raising a child with ADHD or ADD

  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. 4
  5. 5
  6. 6
  7. ...
  8. 14
0

My son has ADHD and is getting worse

My ex husband and I split 5 years ago. I had nowhere to go, and no way to provide for my son. I thought the best thing to do for him was leave him with my ex, who could provide...

12

Focalin XR - tics

My son has been on Focalin XR for about 5 months now. We have gone from 5mg, 10mg, 15mg and now we are at 15 mg with an extra 5mg of Focalin on nights that he has football...

40

Meds: Vyvanse

New to this site - My 7 yr old DD was prescribed this med (Vyvanse) for ADHD and would like to know if any other moms children are taking it and how the results have been. I...

0

The New Normal, Dad, Me and my Daughter

I just wanted to share this with all of you. I used a neurofeedback program, play attention, with my daughter and am now using it with my Dad and guess what it is really working...

53

Coffee helps ADHD children

It helps my son! My son has seen doctors and all have said that the same stimulant that is in adhd medicine is also in coffee. My son's old school used to take him a cup of...

1

Need help with meds

My 8 year old son has been struggling with school this year, they actually wanted to hold him back this year, but I refused. Took him and he tested positive for ADD. No H....

0

Need help with meds

My 8 year old son has been struggling with school this year, they actually wanted to hold him back this year, but I refused. Took him and he tested positive for ADD. No H....

0

Need help with meds

My 8 year old son has been struggling with school this year, they actually wanted to hold him back this year, but I refused. Took him and he tested positive for ADD. No H....

0

Need help with meds

My 8 year old son has been struggling with school this year, they actually wanted to hold him back this year, but I refused. Took him and he tested positive for ADD. No H....

2

Ticks, body movements, impulsivity

I have an adopted 9 year old who had behavior and academic issues. He came. At 1st grade level and was in Special Ed for a couple of years. With structure and consistency he was...

  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. 4
  5. 5
  6. 6
  7. ...
  8. 14
0

My son has ADHD and is getting worse

My ex husband and I split 5 years ago. I had nowhere to go, and no way to provide for my son. I thought the best thing to do for him was leave him with my ex, who could provide...

0

My son has ADHD and is getting worse

My ex husband and I split 5 years ago. I had nowhere to go, and no way to provide for my son. I thought the best thing to do for him was leave him with my ex, who could provide...

1

ADHD Medication

What are the pros and cons for Adderall? My 8 year old daughter was just prescribed 5mg and I'm a little apprehensive. Any advice?

1

Need help with meds

My 8 year old son has been struggling with school this year, they actually wanted to hold him back this year, but I refused. Took him and he tested positive for ADD. No H....

2

my son was just diagnosed with ADHD

Hello, I am a 29yr old mother. I have 3 children of my own and 4 step children. I have two that have been diagnosed with ADHD (one step son and my own youngest son, 6). After...

2

Ticks, body movements, impulsivity

I have an adopted 9 year old who had behavior and academic issues. He came. At 1st grade level and was in Special Ed for a couple of years. With structure and consistency he was...